Originally created 02/20/00

Mrs. Katherine Marks



Mrs. Katherine Norvell Marks, 73, died Saturday, Feb. 19, 2000, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Church of the Good Shepherd with the Rev. Robert Fain officiating. Burial will be in Westover Memorial Park.

Mrs. Marks, a native of Augusta, was a homemaker. She had graduated from University of North Carolina and was a former employee of Delta Airlines and the Richmond County school system. She was a member of Junior League and Daughters of the American Revolution. She was a member of Church of the Good Shepherd.

Her family said, "She dedicated her life to her family, friends and her church."

Survivors include her husband, Pierce Emory Marks Jr.; a son, Pierce Emory Marks III, Augusta; a daughter, Melinda Marks Murphy, Augusta; two brothers, J. Fleming Norvell, Augusta, and Harold H. Norvell, Summerville, S.C.; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be William E. Blanchard, Levi W. Hill III, George H. Inman and Corbett Mark Thigpen.

Memorials may be made to Church of the Good Shepherd, 2230 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30904.

Friends may call at the residence of J. Fleming Norvell after the service.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Platt's Funeral Home, Crawford Avenue.

The Augusta Chronicle Feb. 20, 2000