Vivian Campbell Drummond

November 15, 1930February 28, 2018
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Vivian Campbell Drummond, 87, of Amherst, passed away Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at her home. She is survived by her loving husband of sixty-nine years, Vernon D. Drummond, Sr. Born November 15, 1930 in Amherst County, she was the daughter of the late Vivian Massie Campbell and Esther Mae Thomas Campbell and was also preceded in death by her loving son, Vernon D. Drummond, Jr. and two brothers, Dandridge B. Campbell and V. Ray Campbell. Mrs. Drummond was retired from the Central Virginia Training Center and was a member of the Farm Bureau Women’s Committee. She was a charter member of Bethel Baptist Church and was most recently attending Kingswood Baptist Church. In addition to her husband, Mrs. Drummond is survived by her loving grandson, J. Stephen Drummond (Courtney); three great grandchildren, who were the loves of her life, Mason, Riley, and Holden; three brothers, Connie Melvin Campbell, Gene Campbell (Juanita), and Gleason Campbell and a sister, Ann Irvine (Earl). A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Monday, March 5, 2018 at Whitten Monelison Chapel with the Rev. Jeffrey Campbell officiating. Interment will follow at Amherst Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m., Sunday, March 4, 2018 at the funeral home. Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider Kingswood Baptist Church. To send online condolences to the family, please visit Whitten Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Monelison Chapel is serving the family.


  • Vernon Dalehart Drummond, Husband
  • Vivian Massie Campbell, Father
  • Esther Mae Thomas Campbell, Mother
  • Vernon Dalehart Drummond Jr., Son
  • Connie Melvin Campbell, Brother
  • Gene Campbell, Brother
  • Gleason Campbell, Brother
  • Dandridge B. Campbell, Brother
  • V. Ray Campbell, Brother
  • Ann Irvine, Sister
  • J. Stephen Drummond, Grandson
  • Mrs. Drummond is also survived by three great grandchildren, who were the loves of her life, Mason, Riley, and Holden.

  • Craig Campbell, Active
  • Chris Pargas, Active
  • Alvin Campbell, Active
  • Russell Ramsey, Active
  • Wayne Short, Active
  • Mason Drummond, Active
  • D.J. Pargas, Active

  • Kingswood Baptist Church


  • Visitation Sunday, March 4, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, March 5, 2018

Vivian Campbell Drummond

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Paula Mays

March 8, 2018

Aunt Vivian was a special lady she will be missed by many. Prayers for all the family and friends.

Kristina Campbell

March 3, 2018

Vivian became more than a good friend , she was a teacher, mother figure, and most of all a counselor. She renewed my faith and guided me to forgive. Her truly unconditional love will be missed. We shared her memories laughed and cried and she even fussed at me for cussing. I will forever carry the lessons she taught. She was kind enough to share her life with me allowing me to care for her during the last several months I was so honored to do so.
Prayers for peace and comfort for Vernon, Stephen and the family. Love you all.....

Shirley Campbell

March 1, 2018

Dear family: My heart and prayers are with all of you during this time of great loss! I truly share in your grief as Vivian was one of my closest friends for almost 60 years! We shared many good times together...and during the hard times I could always count on her to be there for me! She was an inspiration to all those who knew her! She will ALWAYS be missed but knowing she is in her Heavenly home with no more suffering makes the loss easier to bear! May God comfort you and give you complete peace during this difficult time! My love to all!

Janet Hailey

March 1, 2018

Steve and family, My thoughts and prayers are with you.