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Norma L. Williams, 85, of Antioch, Ohio, passed away on Thursday March 21, 2019. She was born in Cameron, West Virginia, on February 28, 1934, a daughter of the late Rex and Hazel Buzzard Woodruff.

She worked for Sears & Roebuck, Deputy Registrar for Monroe County, Barnesville Home Health and a cook for Rivers Edge. Norma was a member of the Woodsfield Christian Church, member of Antioch E-Squad and Fire Department, President of Lady Auxiliary of the fire department for many years where she was head noodle maker, fudge and pie baker, chair lady of Monroe County Republican Party for 30 years, member of Midway Senior Center, member of Red Hats and bowled for 50 plus years. She volunteered for Relay for Life and the American Heart Association.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a son, Randy Williams; great-granddaughter, Haddie Williams; brothers, William and John; sisters, Dorothy Chaplin and Eldora Wendt.

She is survived by her husband Howard Williams of 61 years; a son, Mark (Barb) Williams; daughter-in-law, Emma Williams; grandkids, Melissa (Dale) Gardner, Kevin (Taylor) Williams, Jonathan (M. J.) Williams, Travis (Kate) Williams, Jacob (Bethany) Williams; great-grandkids, Owen, Wesley, Rosie, Logan, Ansley, Selah, Jensen, Gia, Bennett; sister, Connie Brown; and numerous nephews and nieces.

Friends received from 2-8 p.m. Sunday, March 24, at the Woodsfield Christian Church, 211 N. Main Street, Woodsfield, where funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 25, at the Woodsfield Christian Church, with grandson Travis Williams officiating. Burial followed in Antioch Cemetery, located in Antioch, Ohio.

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