Obituary for Margaret L (Beaver) Norman

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Margaret L (Beaver) Norman

June 12, 1923 - November 16, 2012

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


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Born: June 12, 1923
Died: November 16, 2012

Condolences for Margaret Norman

jacqueline gordon-norman posted on 1/1/00

so sorry for your loss.Vickie,Linda and I are thinking of all of you at this sad time.Our thoughts are for all of you at this time of grieving.We'll be thinking of you in our prayers. love to all. The family of Lennis and Rachel Norman


Bob Kaylor posted on 1/1/00

Barbara and Family, Sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you all. Bob Kaylor


Amy Bonham posted on 1/1/00

Our sympathy goes out to all the family. You are in our prayers and thoughts through this time of grieving . Amy Brian Zach and Ethan Bonham


Mary Ellen Sowders posted on 1/1/00

She was one of the sweetest ladies I ever worked with at RCA. I loved her and have many precious memories of her. May God help you in this gread loss.


Terri Gilbreath posted on 1/1/00

Kenny, Jackie & Family: So sorry to hear about the loss of Kenny's Mother. May God give you the strength and courage for these difficult times.


Becky Stevons posted on 1/1/00

Kenny and Jackie, Sorry to hear about your mother. She was a very nice lady and a great roommate for my mother Helen Skirvin. My thoughts and prayers are with you.