Willa Grace Norman, 89, of Williamstown, died Thursday (Nov.1, 2012) at her home. She was born Sept. 1, 1923, in that same home to Brooks and Laura Surface Norman.
Willa had retired from Fenton Art Glass, having worked for 32 years in their bookkeeping department. She was a member of the Fenton Art Glass Collectors of America, Inc. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Marietta. She is survived by a brother in law, James Duvall; nephews, Timothy Duvall (Susan) and Joseph Duvall; nieces, Julia Duncan (Gene) and Rebecca Deem (Michael); great-nephews, Chad Duvall and Jason Deem; great-nieces, Deana Wynn, Lorie Webb, and Michelle Winnell; great-great-nephews, Thaddeaus Duvall and Joel Wynn; great-great-nieces, Jayne Wynn, Anna and Amanda Webb, Cayle Smith and Grace Winnell. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Hope Hill (Dean) and Kate Duvall; brother, Brice Norman; and nephew, Randall Hill. The family would like to thank her caretakers and special friends, Sandy, Connie, Linda, Karen, Wanda, Debbie, Violet and Robbie.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday (Nov. 6) at the Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home, with the Rev. Christopher Foxhaven officiating. Friends may call on Monday from 4 to 7 p.m. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, Williamstown. Donations may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, Restoration Completion Campaign,506 Fourth St., Marietta 45750. To leave a condolence, order flowers, and more resources related to Willa's service, please visit www.cawleyandpeoples.com.