Catawba Memorial Park, Funerals & Cremations

3060 US Hwy 70 SE, Hickory, NC


Virgie Mae Campbell

March 6, 1939March 5, 2020

Virgie Campbell, 80 of Hickory, passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at Trinity Village.

Virgie was born March 6, 1939 in Catawba County, NC, and was the daughter of the late John Robert and Della Hamby Underwood.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Grady Campbell; brothers, Homer Underwood and Tommie Underwood; sisters, Shirley Moore and Shirley Cannon.

Survivors include her daughter, Karen Icard and husband Sean; son, Lynn Campbell and wife Anita; brother, Clyde Underwood and wife Rene, and Darrell Dockery; sisters, Peggy Bost, Judy Ball, Marsha Bradshaw and Sandra Hudson; grandchildren, Garrett, Chandler, Haleigh and Zoe Icard; and her loving dog, Bear.

Funeral service will be held on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 2pm at Catawba Funeral Home with Pastor Larry Cooley officiating. Burial will follow at Catawba Memorial Park.

Visitation will be held prior to the service from 1 to 1:45 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association at 8180 Greensboro Dr. Suite 400 McLean, VA 22102; and or to American Diabetes Association at 2451 Crystal Dr. Suite 900 Arlington, VA 22202.

Condolences may be left at www.catawbamemorialpark.com.

The Campbell Family is under the care of Catawba Memorial Park, Funerals & Cremations.


  • Alzheimer's Association
  • American Diabetes Association


  • Visitation Sunday, March 8, 2020
  • Funeral Service Sunday, March 8, 2020


Virgie Mae Campbell

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Karen Icard

March 7, 2020

Momma, I am going to miss you. Thank you for always being there for me. Thank you for being the best Mom and Mamaw ever! You were the sweetest most caring person! I will cherish all of the memories we shared! I know you are in heaven celebrating. I love you always!

Annette Forbes

March 6, 2020

Dear Anita
I'm so sorry for your loss. I cannot even imagine what you must be going through. I know how much you loved your mom and my prayers are with you and your family.

Jennifer Greer

March 6, 2020

Being childhood friends with Karen I had the privilege of meeting Vergie. She always had a sweet smile on her face now matter what. Your family is in my prayers. 🙏🏻

Lisa Deal

March 6, 2020

Aunt Sissy the most precious, sweetest lady I’ve ever known. Heaven gained an Angel for sure. She will be greatly missed.❤️