NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Memorial services for Mrs. Ruth Marie Norviel, 74, of Culley Street, North Augusta, who died January 21, 2002, will be conducted Saturday morning at 11 a.m. from the Martinez United Methodist Church. Reverend Peggy H. Lowe officiating. Mrs. Norviel was a native of French Camp, California, having made North Augusta her home for the past nine years. She was a member of the Martinez United Methodist Church and the McDonald Sunday School Class. A former resident of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Mrs. Norviel was the wife of the late Mr. Gail I. Norviel. Survivors include two sons, Dennis I. Norviel, Martinez and Mark S. Norviel, Idaho Falls, Idaho; her mother, Jessie Rhodes, Colorado Springs, Colo.; a sister, Gertrude Barry, Burbank, Calif.; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends in the Church Fellowship Hall following the memorial service. Memorials may be made to the Martinez United Methodist Church Building Fund, 3614 Washington Road, Martinez, GA. 30907. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements; (803) 278-1181.
The Augusta Chronicle January 24, 2002