Mary Frances Fowler Norwood, 97, of Flintstone, passed away on Monday, December 30, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Mary was born May 31, 1922 to the late George and Ruby Fowler. Mary enjoyed the ministry God had given her as a faithful pastor’s wife and loved her Saviour most of all. She was a member of Valley View Baptist Church in Flintstone, GA. Mary was a loving wife and mother. She loved her family, gardening, cooking, home and left us with many wonderful memories.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 55 years Rev. Easton L “Jerry” Norwood, son, Jerry L. Norwood, sister and brother-in-law, Imogene and Joe Shuler, and brother, Joseph W. “Buck” Fowler.
Survivors are her daughter, Pat (Mike) Brown, Flintstone, brother, James D. Wesley (Mary) Fowler, Rome, GA, sister, Wanda Faye (Randy) Edwards, Marietta, GA, grandchildren, Jeff (Belinda) Brown, Chickamauga, and Ian Michelle Norwood, Flintstone, great-grandchildren, Colton Brown, Logan, and Camden, several nieces and nephews, and friend, Roni (Michael) Thompson.
Funeral services will be 2 PM, Friday, in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Jeff Brown officiating. Interment will be in Tennessee Georgia Memorial Park with Pastor James Sprayberry officiating.
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The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the nurses and CNAs at NHC Fort Oglethorpe and CARIS Hospice.
The family will receive friends Thursday 6-8 PM and Friday 1-2 PM, at Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.
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