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Lilah Odessa "Tex" Norris Alf
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Birth: Jun. 8, 1910
Lahoma
Garfield County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1998
Orange
Orange County
California, USA

Known as "Tex"

1st marriage - Oscar LeRoy THOMAS, later divorced
2nd marriage - Arthur Rinehart ALF, later divorced

Lilah Alf, better known as Tex, a longtime Everett resident, passed away on Sunday, February 15, 1998, in Orange, California, where she had been living since 1994.

Tex's health forced her to move from Everett so her oldest daughter, Darlene Ross, could care for her. Tex was born in LaHoma, then a part of the Oklahoma Indian Territory. Her folks later moved to Perryton, Texas where Lilah married in her late teens. She and her family moved from Perryton to Everett in 1950. She worked mainly as a seamstress while living in Everett. The last 11 years prior to her retiring was at Sound Casket where she sewed in casket liners. Tex joined the American Legion shortly after coming to Everett and remained an active member for 35 years.

Tex is survived by two daughters, Darlene Ross and Brenda Constant; five grandchildren, Debbie Varner, Kenneth Eliason, David Eliason, Rick Winkley, and Robin Ells; and several great-grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Storrs Norris (1866 - 1936)
  Edna Seay Norris (1878 - 1954)
 
 Siblings:
  Lester Asa Norris (1904 - 1976)*
  Merl LaRue Norris (1906 - 1970)*
  Loretta Luceba Norris Walker (1908 - 1987)*
  Lilah Odessa Norris Alf (1910 - 1998)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cypress Lawn Memorial Park
Everett
Snohomish County
Washington, USA
Plot: Mausoleum Elevation:1, Level:5, Crypt: AEM
 
Created by: Leslie MITCHELL Smith
Record added: Mar 14, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13615876
Lilah Odessa Tex <i>Norris</i> Alf
Added by: Brittney
 
 
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I love you Grandma ❤️
- Debbie Varner
 Added: Jul. 15, 2015
Lilah , was my Grandmother, Brenda Constant was my mother she has passed and now with Lilah Feb 17 09 . Ill miss you both..
- Rick Winkley
 Added: Oct. 17, 2009

- Me & Badger ♥
 Added: Mar. 14, 2006
 
 
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