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Norma Whitman

Friday, December 30, 2005

DEXTER - Norma Whitman, 73, died Dec. 23, 2005, at her home.

Born July 1, 1932, at Dexter, the daughter of the late Herbert "Slim" and Ethel Mayberry Gaines, she attended the First Baptist Church in Dexter and was a former secretary for Hi-Lo Trailers at Tampa, Fla.

She married Walton Whitman in Tampa, who preceded her in death on June 6, 2002.

One son, Danny Whitman, also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one sister, Marilyn Abernathy; one aunt, Genevie Gaines of Dexter; and two cousins, Loyd and Shirley Gaines of Dexter.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Gathering Room at the First Baptist Church in Dexter, with Dr. Odus Eubanks officiating.

Burial will be in the Ezell Cemetery, near Dexter.