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Mamie Norma Woodham Evans, age 96, of Eustis, Florida (Formerly of Hamilton, Pea Ridge, Marion County, Alabama), passed away Monday, November 28, 2011 at Lake Eustis Care Center, Eustis, Florida.

Visitation and viewing, 12:00 – 2:00 p.m., Saturday, December 3, 2011, at Fulton Bridge Baptist Church.  Funeral service, 2:00 p.m., Saturday, at the church.  Burial in Fulton Bridge Cemetery, Hamilton, Alabama.  Flowers or contributions can be sent to Fulton Bridge Baptist Church, P.O. Box 125, Hamilton, Alabama  35570, located off County Road 35 “River Road”, on County Road 55.

(Mamie Norma Woodham Evans, 96, was born May 27, 1915, in Pea Ridge, Marion County, Alabama.  Norma was a resident of Yalaha, Florida, and passed away from this life Monday, November 28, 2011.  Norma was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Sam Evans, daughter, Louise McCracken, grandson Samuel McCracken, and all of her siblings; Oscar Woodham, Maudie Holcomb, Marie Woodham, and Dorothy McCracken.  Norma leaves two sons, John Ralph (Julia) Evans and Charles Donald (Alice) Evans, and one son-in-law George McCracken.  Norma was the daughter of John and Emma Woodham, the seventh of eleven children.

Norma leaves seven grandchildren; Tony Evans, Terry (Taryn) Evans, Thea (Bradley) Nix, Carol (Ken) Hilbert, Elizabeth (John) Knight, and Shawn (Lori) Evans, fourteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

Norma was baptised into the Baptist Church at age 15.

Norma was a very loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother; her children and family were the light of her life.  Norma was a hard worker; She worked on farms, in garment plants, grew gardens, cooked delicious food, and made beautiful things with her hands for her family.  Norma lived through many illnesses, cancer, and lived life to the fullest every day.  She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

Services will be held at Fulton Bridge Baptist Church on Saturday, December 3, 2011; viewing 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m.; funeral services 2:00 p.m.  Flowers or contributions can be sent to Fulton Bridge Baptist Church P.O. Box 125, Hamilton, Alabama  35570, located on CR 55 near CR 35.)*

(*)The family.  

Hamilton Funeral Home directing, 161 Falcon Circle., P.O. Box 274, Hamilton, AL. 205-921-3197 – Fax: 205-921-3790. Hackleburg Funeral Home – P.O. Box 169, Hackleburg, AL. 35564 – 205-935-3854 – Fax: 205-921-3790.  

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