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Norma Fitchett

Norma Jean Dryden Fitchett

Saturday, April 30th, 1938 - Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
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Obituary

Norma Jean Dryden Fitchett, 81, of White Stone, Va., went to be with the Lord on December 11, 2019. She was born April 30, 1938 in Weems, Va. She was the daughter of the late Harry F. "Buddy" and Ohna H. Dryden of Weems, Va. She lived as a child in Weems, Va. and later in Irvington, Va. She was the sole graduate of White Stone School's Class of 1956, excelling in both academics and athletics.

Norma married William Madison Fitchett, Sr. in 1958 and was with her soul mate for over 62 years. They had three children, William Madison "Billy" Fitchett, Jr. (JoAnne), Larry Wayne Fitchett (Cindy) and Paula Jean Owens (Kent); and her grandchildren, Matt and Madison Owens. She is also survived by her sister, Judy D. Gossip (Jim) and brother, James Ray "Jimmy" Dryden. Norma was preceded in death by her brother, Sherwood F. "Jack" Dryden.

Norma was an active member of White Stone Baptist Church and was very close to her church family. She enjoyed singing in the choir there for many years. Norma enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, cooking many delicious meals and she was the consummate hostess. She never knew a stranger.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p. m. Sunday, December 15, 2019 at White Stone Baptist Church, White Stone, Va. Interment will follow the service at White Stone United Methodist Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to White Stone Baptist Church Memorial Fund, P. O. Box 45, White Stone, VA 22578.

Currie Funeral Home , Kilmarnock, Va. handled the arrangements.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, December 15th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    When
    Sunday, December 15th, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Location
    White Stone Baptist Church
    Address
    517 Chesapeake Drive
    White Stone, VA 22578
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Sunday, December 15th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    When
    Sunday, December 15th, 2019 2:00pm
    Location
    White Stone Baptist Church
    Address
    517 Chesapeake Drive
    White Stone, VA 22578
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Manuel Shanaberger
    Co-Celebrant
    Rev. Dennis Martin
  • Interment

    Location
    White Stone United Methodist Church Cemetery
    Address
    118 Methodist Church Road
    White Stone, Virginia 22578
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Donations are being accepted for: White Stone Baptist Church.

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Lee Ann Orefice

Posted at 10:34am
William and family. It is with deep sympathy that we pray for your family as you deal with this profound loss. We have fond memories of being married in your backyard overlooking the water. Norma was my "best woman" and William was the "best man". You are part of a great family and I know you will support each other during this difficult time
Fondly,
Lee Ann and Burt Orefice
Richmond, VA.
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Elizabeth Russell

Posted at 05:29pm
As a first grader at White Stone Elementary in 1956, I always remembered our one "Senior" -- Norma Jean Dryden. Her brother, Jimmy, was in my class which made it even more special. As a first grader, I was so amazed at this very special girl who was our only Graduate! I still have our 1956 Pendulum with the Class Will she wrote and her comments to "Whom It May Concern." I have often told the story over the years of Norma Jean. Though I have not seen her for many, many years, I see from the obituary that she grew up to be an beautiful and loving wife, mother, grandmother and community member. My deepest sympathy and love to the entire family.

Elizabeth (Miller) Russell
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The Mary Anne Nonnemacker Family, with love.

Posted at 03:10pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss of Norma. Our family's thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
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Cindy Lynn

Posted at 10:38am
William and Family - please know that we are thinking of you and sending up prayers for peace and comfort - Norma was such a kind sweet person who was so loved by her family and friends - she was always a joy to be around with such a smile and a twinkle in her eye - may the memories overflow your heart at this time and enable you to find peace. Much love, Cindy and Richard Lynn
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CAROL TOOLEY HALL

Posted at 09:49am
My deepest sympathy to the Fitchett family. We thought a lot of Norma and her whole family. She was a special lady to many who loved her. Thoughts and prayers to your family.
Jaime, Tammy, Angelica, & Adrianna Rosales
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