Obituary for Odell Lemuel Norman

    • Name: Odell Lemuel Norman
    • Home Town: Carolina Shores, NC
    • Date of Death: 09/27/2017
    • Birth Place: Richmond, VA
    • Birth Date: 02/02/1945
    • Service Date: 10/02/2017 at 02:00 PM
    • Service Place: Seaside United Methodist Church

    Odell Lemuel Norman, 72, of Carolina Shores, died on Wednesday, September 27, 2017.

    Born in Richmond, VA on February 2, 1945 to the late John Clarence Norman and Lucy Corbin Norman.

    He was a Retired Staff Sergeant in the US Army, having served in the Vietnam Conflict. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart, a life member of the VFW, member of Order of the Purple Heart, member of American Legion, and a former member and deacon of Potomac Heights Baptist Church in Indian Head, MD.

    He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife, Lorraine W. Norman of the home; a son, Odell Norman, Jr (Susan) of Baltimore, MD; daughter, Eunika Norma of Carolina Shores; brothers Harry King of District Heights, MD, Louis King of Washington, DC, and Reginald Norman of Navarre, FL; sister, Thelma Louise Cooper of Waldorf, MD; and grandchildren, Linus, Lola, and Lilly Norman.

    A Celebration of Life will take place on Monday, October 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Seaside United Methodist Church in Sunset Beach. Inurnment will take place following the service with full military honors at the church columbarium. 

    Memorials may be made in his name to Stars Program at Seaside United Methodist Church, 1300 Seaside Rd SW, Sunset Beach, NC 28468 and/or Liberty Hospice, 1120 Ocean Hwy West, Supply, NC 28462.

    Online condolences may be directed to the family at

    Brunswick Funeral Service. Shallotte, NC.

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