Mrs. Vivian Perrow McCampbell, age 88, of Smyrna, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 14, 2018. Vivian was born on May 17, 1930 in Talking Rock, GA, the daughter of the late Victoria Carver Perrow and Carl Graham Perrow, Sr. Vivian was also preceded in death by her husband, David A. McCampbell and daughter, Kathy Elizabeth Pilgrim. Vivian grew up in Marietta, GA; and, after high school, she began her career as a typist and working her way up to become a Business Manager for the Veterans Administration Hospital in Atlanta, GA. During her career, Vivian received numerous accolades for her professionalism in her work ethic and contributions in assisting veterans receive the medical services and equipment that they needed. Vivian retired in 1985 and put her heart and hard work ethic into the things that she loved – her family, gardening, flea-marketing, and taking weekly trips to the to the family farm in Talking Rock.
Vivian is survived by her granddaughter Lyndsei (Joshua Pacini), her great-granddaughter Elise, all of Atlanta, GA, her son-in-law, Nathan Pilgrim of Cumming, GA, and her brother and sister-in-law, Carl G. Perrow, Jr. and Betty Perrow, of Talking Rock, GA. She is also survived by several extended family members who all loved, and will miss her very much.
Graveside service will be held Saturday, October 20, 2018 4:00 p.m. at Ball Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with Reverend Danny Parks officiating. There will be a small visitation starting at 3:00 p.m. prior to the graveside service
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Alzheimer’s association. www.alz.org 225 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 17 Chicago, IL 60601