Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 30, 2014, at First Baptist Church in Mound Bayou with Rev. Samuel K. Tolliver officiating.
Burial will follow in Mound Bayou Memorial Gardens No. 2 under the direction of W.S. Brandon Mortuary in Cleveland.
Visitation will be Friday, August 29, 2014 from 2-6 p.m. at W.S. Brandon Mortuary and Saturday, August 30, 2014, at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
She is survived by daughter Jessie (Charles) Pelts of Garland, Texas; sons Lance Norwood and Jason Norwood, both of Mound Bayou, Jermaine Norwood of Garland, Texas; brothers Willis (Olivia) Norwood of Fontana, Calif., George Norwood of Chicago, Ill., and William (Carol) Norwood of Calumet Park, Ill.; sisters Dollie B. Norwood and Ethel Mims both of Mound Bayou, Sylvia Norwood and Zora Norwood both of Chicago, Ill.; grandchildren Shaunise (Michael) Robinson of Rowlett, Texas, Ikira Norwood of Fayetteville, N.C., Jeremy Pelts of McKinney, Texas, Neveah Norwood of Barnett, Mich.; great-grandchildren Kha'mari Norwood of Fayetteville, N.C., Michael Robinson III of Rowlett, Texas, Kaycyn Norwood of McKinney, Texas, and a host of other relatives and friends.