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Della Orman

Friday, August 6, 2004

DOE RUN - Della Lorene Orman, 87, formerly of Parma, died Aug. 4, 2004, at the Southbrook Skilled Nursing Center in Farmington.

Born Sept. 12, 1916, in Dexter, daughter of the late Edd and Hanna Norman Nelson, she lived in Parma for many years before moving to Doe Run in 1992. A longtime member of the Parma Church of God, she attended the Assembly of God Church in Farmington and had been a Sunday school teacher.

On Feb. 16, 1947, at Piggott, Ark., she married Lealon E. Orman who preceded her in death on Nov. 20, 1992.

Survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Donald and Lori Nelson of Doe Run and Dennis and Susan Orman of Ponchatoula, La.; and six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Also preceding her in death were three brothers, Luther Nelson, Wilmer Nelson and Wilbourn Nelson; and three sisters, Martha Williams, Mary Chamberlain and Lucille Hurst.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Parma, where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Carl O'Dell of Parma will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Bernie Cemetery.