Norma Aline Parrish, 81, passed away Thursday December 28, 2017 in Decatur. A Memorial service will be Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Norma was born November 13, 1936 in Graham to the late Miles Alvin and Willie Norma Roberts Parrish. She graduated from Graham High School and later married Jimmie Cornell, December 7, 1957. He preceded her in death on January 12, 1997. Norma was a former resident of Graham, Irving, and Granbury. She was a retired telephone operator and later a phone receptionist. She loved spending time with her family and had a love for animals of all kinds, she loved gardening and the outdoors.
Survivors include; daughter, Charlene Cornell and Ronnie Riddle of Joshua; sons, Kyle Cornell and wife Lori of Quanah, Keith Cornell and wife Sandy of Decatur; nine grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren.
Serving as honorary pallbearers will be grandsons, Cody Cornell, Ryan Cornell, Trace Cornell, and C.J. Manzelli.
Norma was preceded in death by a son, Kevin Cornell and a sister, Mattie Lee Barker.