Alice Vivian Marshall, 89, York County School Division employee

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Alice Vivian Marshall
Alice Vivian Marshall

Alice Vivian Marshall died Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at the age of 89

Born in Spring Hope, North Carolina to Milton and Nolia Wood, she attended Louisburg College and moved to Hampton to work for the federal government. She met her husband Bill on a blind date and they were married on Aug. 30, 1947, and moved to Yorktown in 1964.

Vivian was employed with the York County School Division and was a devoted member of Yorktown Baptist Church. Vivian was a head-strong woman, yet tenderly touched the lives of all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her husband Arthur Bruce “Bill” Marshall.

She is survived by her sons, Thomas and Mike and his wife Toni; grandchildren, Michael and Lauren; sisters Ruth Dowining, Juanita Greene and Rochelle Yoder and her husband Eugene; and many beloved nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to her longterm caregiver, Emma Fauntleroy and Tamiko, Flo and Shirley who helped in her final journey.

A celebration of her life was held Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, at the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton. Interment followed at Parklawn Memorial Park.

Memorial donations may be made to Yorktown Baptist Church, 237 Nelson St., Yorktown, VA 23690.

Please leave online condolences for the family in the comment section below. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home.

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