YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at 12:00 Noon, at the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., for Mrs. Vivian Kimbrough, 82, Youngstown, who departed this life on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Oasis Care Center.
Mrs. Kimbrough was born October 30, 1934, Campbell, Ohio a daughter of Emerald Phillips and Lucille Howell.
She was a homemaker.
She was a member of Greater Liberty Baptist Church.
She studied two years at Kent State university for childcare and was the first person to have a daycare in Campbell, Ohio.
Her husband Charles Kimbrough, whom she married March 11, 1951, died July 24, 2002.
She leaves her children, Cheryl Walker, Jessica (Henry) Kimbrough Moody and Douglas (Shirley) Kimbrough, all of Youngstown; siblings, Chauncy Dothard, Darlene Harris, Tanzetta (Derrick) Dickerson and Lynette Jones Brown, all of Youngstown; a special cousin, Mercedes King; 12 grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her stepfather, Willie James Dothard.
Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon prior to the service Wednesday, June 7, at the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, June 7 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.