In a shocking incident, American actress Jessica Campbell died at just 38 years of age on 29 December last year. This heartbreaking news was announced by her family yesterday. According to her family, when Jessica returned to her house in Portland to meet her mother and aunt, after visiting patients in her practice, she was found collapsed on the bathroom floor. She could not be saved either by her aunt or by EMTs who arrived in quick time. No cause of death is known at this point in time. However, it has been revealed that the “Freaks and Geeks” actress was experiencing flu-like symptoms on the day of her sudden death. Her family is waiting for autopsy results to determine the cause of her sudden death.
Resse Witherspoon, her co-star, expressed words of grief on the Twitter
As soon as the news was announced by the family, condolences started to pour in from Jessica’s family friends and celebrities. Resse Witherspoon, her co-star in Election mourned over Jessica’s immature death. She wrote on Twitter “So heartbroken to hear this. Working with Jessica on Election was such a pleasure. I am sending all my love to Jessica’s family and loved ones.” Following Jessica’s sudden death, an online charity has been created by the name of GoFundMe to help the family with expenses and to provide for care for Jessica’s 10-year-old son. The page has got a massive response and has accumulated $24,000 for the noble cause.
Jessica earned much fame with her role in the 1999 movie Election
Jessica Campbell, born on 30 October, 1982, is best known for her role in ‘Election’, ‘Freaks and Geeks’ and the movie ‘The Safety Of Objects’. Her role in Election earned her the nomination for Independent Spirit Award for Best Debut. After his acting career, she turned to become a naturopathic doctor. Her sudden death is truly a shocker for her fans and family. May her soul Pest in Peace!!