Margaret L. (Beaver) Norman, age 89 passed away peacefully early morning on Friday, November 16, 2012 at The Waters of Martinsville. She was a resident of Morgantown.
Margaret was born June 12, 1923 in Duncanville, IL to the late Ernest LeRoy & Sarah (Simpson) Beaver. She was a 1941 graduate of Helmsburg High School in Brown County. Margaret retired in 1983 as an assembly worker for RCA in Bloomington after 25 years of service. After retirement, she was very active as a volunteer at the Clothes Closet and worked at the Senior Center, both of Morgantown.
She was a lifelong member of the Morgantown Baptist Church, Morgantown Senior Center and the Gardening Club of Morgantown. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens, quilting & crocheting and traveling with the Senior Center. Margaret also enjoyed working word search puzzles and was an avid reader. She was known as the "Fudge Queen" of Morgan County. Margaret was famous for her fudge and won several awards and recognition for her candy.
She is survived by her loving children: Barbara L. Dell of Ft. Worth,TX, Stephen M. Norman & Kenneth A. (Jacqueline) Norman both of Martinsville and James (Teri) C. Norman of Troy, OH. Margaret will be remembered by her two siblings: Sara Barnes of Cloverdale & Ernest (Toady) Beaver of Midwest City, OK; seven grandchildren, sixteen great grandchildren & six great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one sister: Betty Bradley and four brothers: Marion, Bob, Eugene & Charles Beaver.
The Revs. Myron Young & Ben Swopes will conduct a funeral service 10:30 am on Tuesdayat Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 4 to 8 pm on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Margaret to the Horizon Hospice, 252 Meadow Drive, Suite 6,Danville, IN 46122.
Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Norman family at
Information: (812) 597-4670