2012-11-14 / Obituaries

S. Beatrice Norris Little Orleans, Md., 94

S. Beatrice “Beaty” Norris, 94, Little Orleans, Md., died Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at Western Maryland Health System, Cumberland, Md.

Born May 2, 1918, in Artemas, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Albert and Mary E. Barkman Bowman and the widow of Donald M. Norris, who died in 1969.

She was retired from Londontown Manufacture in Hncock.

She was a member of Piney Plains United Methodist Church and a member of Piney Plains United Methodist Women. She was the last member of her family.

She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Phyllis E. Norris, Little Orleans; grandchildren, Gaynell Stull and friend Jeff McBee, Grayson, Ga.; Greg Norris and wife Pam, Little Orleans; Valerie Hornbaker and husband Mark, Smyrna, Ga.; Patrick Norris and wife Lura, Hancock; great-grandchildren: Ashley Divelbliss and husband James, Little Orleans; Beth Keidel and husband George, Martinsburg, W.Va.; Todd Norris and friend Katlyn, Little Orleans; Deidre Omps and husband Allen, Berkeley Springs; Andrew Norris and fiancee Danielle Johnson, Hancock; Rachel Norris, Warfordsburg; Chloey Norris and Charleigh Norris, Hancock; step-great-granddaughter Mia Hornbaker, Columbia, Md.; great-greatgrandchildren: Brock Divelbliss, Little Orleans; Montana Dilley, Little Orleans; Roman Omps, Berkeley Springs; Brantley Norris, Hancock; and step-greatgreat grandson Brady Wilt, Hancock.

She was preceded in death by sons: Carl T. Norris, Marvin “Buddy” Norris; daughter Norma VonLeuenberger; two sisters; and three brothers.

Funeral services were held Friday, November 9, at 11 a..m., at Piney Plains United Methodist Church. Rev. John Close officiated. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, was in charge of arrangements.

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