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April 18, 2014

Norma J. Meadows

POUNDING MILL, Va. — Norma J. Meadows, age 84, of Pounding Mill, Virginia entered into eternal rest in Abingdon, Virginia on Thursday, April 17, 2014 after an extended illness.  

She was born in Berwind, West Virginia and was the daughter of the late Arthur and Gussie Rankin Thompson. Norma was a graduate of RHS Class of 1947 and had worked as a teacher's aide in the Tazewell County Public Schools and as a store clerk for Sears.

She attended the First Baptist Church in Richlands, Virginia and was a lifetime resident of the area. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Norma was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her loving husband, John Elmer Meadows; daughter, Connie Sue Fredrick; grandson, Brently Meadows.  

Those who remain to carry on her spirit are: Her sons: Jon E. “Johnny” Meadows, Jr., of Pounding Mill, VA, Robert E. “Bobby” Meadows and wife Sherry of Abingdon, VA, Thomas A. “Tommy” Meadows and wife Karen of Belfast, VA. Also surviving are 5 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren and a host of friends.

Funeral services for Norma J. Meadows will be conducted at 11:00 am on Saturday morning at the Hurst-Scott Funeral Chapel in Richlands, Virginia with the Rev. Stafford Compton officiating. Interment will follow at the Greenhills Memory Gardens in Claypool Hill, Virginia. Pallbearers will be Nicholas Meadows, Jason Leatherwood, John Leatherwood, Dylan Mays, Samuel Looney, Tim Dye, Jimmy Blankenship, Ryan Whitt and Ryan Osborne.

The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 6:00-9:00 pm at the Hurst-Funeral Home in Richland, Virginia.

Those wishing to express sympathy online may do so at www.hurstscottfuneralhomes.com.

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