Richard Norris Campbell, 68, of Myrtle Beach, SC, formerly of Roanoke, VA, passed away Monday, March 16, 2020, after a long battle with lung cancer.
Richard was born in Roanoke, VA on January 28, 1952, the son of the late William B. and Sarah “Gene” Campbell.
Richard is survived by his wife Drema A. Campbell of Myrtle Beach, SC; daughter Deidre DeHoust and her husband Brady of Reston, VA; daughter Sarah Wimmer and her husband Donnie of Fredericksburg, VA; daughter Allyson Schwab and her husband Doug of Cedar Falls, Iowa; 11 grandchildren; brother John Campbell and his wife Terry of Richmond, VA; sister Barbara Goodall and husband Lury of Myrtle Beach, SC, as well as 2 nephews.
After retiring from the Roanoke Gas Company, Richard’s love of golf and the beach led to his move to Myrtle Beach in 2016 with his wife. The family shares in memories of beach trips, cruises, trips to Disneyworld, golf trips, many pictures and holiday celebrations.
A celebration of Richard’s life will take place later this year in Roanoke, VA.