Mary Frances Norris, 78, of Magnolia passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at the Wadley Regional Medical Center in TEXarkana.
Mary was born July 8, 1942 in Magnolia to the late Alvis Roger Whitlow and Lurline (Rogers) Otwell. She was employed with Walmart for over 15 years where she worked in several positions.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Joe Bob Norris; daughter, Julie Norris; sister, Margaret Barker; and brothers, Sonny Whitlow and Jimmy Otwell.
Mary is survived by her daughter, Lisa Howell and husband Larry of Magnolia; son, David Norris of Magnolia; grandchildren, Kristen Howell of Little Rock, Nicolette Norris and Tiffany Norris of Fayetteville, Courtney Roberts of Taylor, and Zach Bryan of Shreveport, LA; sister-in-law Margie Otwell of Magnolia; her four-legged companion Lady; and a host of extended family and friends.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 1, 2020 at Memorial Park Cemetery with Bro. Elvis Griffin officiating under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., in Magnolia.
Due to COVID-19, the family has requested anyone attending the graveside service to wear a mask.
The family requests memorial donations be made to CCAPS, P.O. Box 2003, Magnolia, AR 71754.