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Artie Norcross Black
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1934
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
Death: May 21, 2011
Lexington City
Virginia, USA

Artie Norcross Black, 77, of Lexington, died on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital. Born on March 23, 1934, in Rockbridge County, she was a daughter of the late Lyle Norcross and Willie Elizabeth Berry Norcross. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, James Houston Black; and a grandson, Joshua Aaron Smith. Artie was a member of the Oxford Presbyterian Church and had retired from VMl as a seamstress. Mrs. Black is survived by her children, Alva M. Black and Janice Black Leadbetter, both of Lexington, and James H. Black and wife, Christy, of Natural Bridge; six grandchildren, Noah and Jed Smith, Brinsley and Miah Kate Leadbetter, and Nicole and Aaron Black; sisters, Mary Jarvis, of Lexington, Betty Painter, of Staunton, and Emma Shelton, of Charleston S.C.; and a brother, Douglas Norcross, of Waynesboro. A Graveside Service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, in Oxford Presbyterian Cemetery with a Memorial Service to follow in the Oxford Presbyterian Church with Dr. Horace Douty officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Noah and Jed Smith Trust Fund, c/o Wachovia Bank, 101 Main St., Lexington, VA 24450. Friends may gather with the family from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2011, at Harrison Funeral Home, Lexington, Va., 540-463-2912.

Published in Roanoke Times on May 24, 2011 
Family links: 
  James Houston Black (1933 - 1999)
Oxford Presbyterian Cemetery
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Randy Shepherd
Record added: May 23, 2011
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Artie <i>Norcross</i> Black
Added by: Randy Shepherd
Artie <i>Norcross</i> Black
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 Added: May. 23, 2011

- Randy Shepherd
 Added: May. 23, 2011

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