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 Ruth <I>Long</I> Norman

Ruth Long Norman

Birth
Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA
Death 12 Jan 2010 (aged 98)
Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Pfafftown, Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 101994838 · View Source
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EAST BEND - Mrs. Ruth Long Norman, 98, formerly of East Bend, the widow of Carl V. Norman, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at Forsyth Medical Center. She was born in Forsyth County on January 7, 1912 to Ernest Gaston and Alice Hendrix Long in the Dozier Community of Forsyth County. She was a member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church. She was a graduate of Old Richmond High School class of 1931. Mrs. Norman retired from Chatham Manufactoring Company in 1972 with 40 years of service. She was a member of the East Bend Extension and Community Association where she served as treasurer of the club for 29 years. She was also a member of the Old Richmond Extension and Community Association and the Old Richmond Senior Citizens. Ruth and Carl were married November 30, 1933. He preceded her in death September 21, 1970. Also preceding her in death were two brothers, Hugh "Hop" Long in 1980 and Lester Longin 1984; and two sistersa, Jewel Davis in 1990 and Lola Waller in 2001. She is survived by one sister, Cleo Butner of East Bend; two brothers and their wives, E. G. "Greek" Long and Lucille of Tobaccoville and Archie "Bud" Long and Jackie of Pfafftown; and several nieces and nephews; She also left behind her very special neighbors, Mariaand Cecil Tabor and the Tabor Twins, Celicia and Charles that have always called her "me maw." Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 15, 2010 at 2:00 PM at the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church with Rev. Richard Patsfaul and Rev. Dwight Cartner officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1:30 to lie instate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday, January 14, 2010 from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Huff Funeral Home in East Bend. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Pat Craft, 4997 Vienna-Dozier Road, Pfafftown, NC 27040. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff at Vienna Village for their care and love to Ruth during the 18 months she was a resident there.

Winston-Salem Journal (NC)
Date: January 14, 2010


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  • Created by: Barbara Kirkland
  • Added: 10 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101994838
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Long Norman (7 Jan 1912–12 Jan 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101994838, citing Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pfafftown, Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Kirkland (contributor 46892028) .