The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

November 24, 2012

Norma Stephens

Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Norma Louise Stephens, 92, of San Antonio, died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012. She was born in Center Point on Sept. 28, 1920 to the late Joseph D. and Mamie Boyer. She attended the Masonic Home and School for Children where she met Murray Stephens.

From there, began eight decades of love and 72 years of marriage. Norma dedicated her life to her husband, children and grandchildren.  Her love, wisdom, and cooking were the hub of the family. She was an avid reader. She was a member of Central Christian Church for over 60 years.

She is preceded in death by her adored grandchildren Gregory Anglin and John Christian Stephens.  

Norma is survived by her husband, Murray, her daughters Kathleen Anglin, Donna Becker, Nancy and her husband, Nick Varelas, and her son John Harvey and his wife Rhonda Stephens. She is the beloved “Meme” to eight grandchildren: Tim and his wife Beth Anglin, Erin Anglin; Samuel Becker, Shana Becker and her husband Thomas Allen; Matt, Mark and Lindsay Varelas; and Tyson Wright.

Her service was held on Saturday, Nov. 24 at  Porter Loring Chapel. A grave side service will be held at 3 p.m Monday at Rosemound Cemetery located in Commerce.

Porter Loring Funeral Service of San Antonio is in charge of arrangements.

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