Velma Paynes Norwood
1955 - 2020
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Velma Paynes Norwood age 64, devoted wife of Roosevelt Norwood, native of Central, LA and long time resident of Baton Rouge transitioned peacefully Thursday, June 18, 2020 surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, June 27, 2020 at Greater New Galilee Baptist Church, 9185 Wilbur St. Visitation from 9:00 a.m. until religious services at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Mark Litt, officiating. Entombment Southern Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, 3012 Blount Rd. She enjoyed sewing, traveling, spending time with family and friends, and extending an assisting hand to those in need. Her brilliant smile and generous nature will be missed by all who knew her. Arrangements entrusted to Charles Mackey Funeral Home, 1576 Robin St.

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Published in The Advocate from Jun. 25 to Jun. 27, 2020.
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June 29, 2020
My heartfelt sympathy to you and your family at this time of bereavement. May your hearts find comfort in the memories you shared and gods promise for the future . John 6 : 40
Claire
June 27, 2020
Naomi and I are praying for the family.
Reginald Wright
Family
June 27, 2020
Roosevelt and family, We were so sorry to hear about Velmas passing. She was a sweet person full of Christs love.
We are praying for you during this time of grief. Love, Holly & Bruce Bordelon
Holly Bordelon
Friend
June 27, 2020
Sorry for your loss praying for the family Cousin love ya'll
May God Be with you ❤
SHERRY TAYLOR
Family
June 27, 2020
Eternal Affection Arrangement- BASKET INCLUDED
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June 27, 2020
Our heartfelt condolences go out to Roosevelt, Eddie, Jacoby and family. We will surely miss her presence. Velma was a lovable and kind person. May the fond memories of Velma bring comfort during this hard time in your life. We pray that God will grant the serenity and peace that you need to get through this. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Love Always,
Kenneth & Carolyn
Kenneth & Carolyn West
Neighbor
June 27, 2020
My older sister that I loved so dearly. I will keep you in my heart. All the laughs and your beautiful smile I will cherish. I am glad that God gave us to each other as sisters. You was a sister that was there for me when I needed a ear to listen at me and a heart that believed in me. I love you Velma and I will never forget you!!! With Love your sister Hazel Odom.
Hazel Odom
Sister
June 26, 2020
Our beloved VELMA P.NORWOOD who accepted JESUS CHRIST to be LORD of her life is resting from all her labor until JESUS return to receive her just REWARD ETERNAL LIFE.
Mary P. Beckham
Family
June 26, 2020
To the Norwood family
You have my heartfelt sympathy. Praying that God will strengthen you during these difficult times. Comfort and peace for all.
Edna Cosey
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