February 16, 2010
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. — Dorothy Ruth Norwood, 87, died Feb. 14, 2010. Services are Thursday at 2 p.m. at Manes Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memorial Gardens. Visitation is Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. and an Eastern Star Service will follow at 7 p.m. Manes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Norwood was active in the Del Rio Community Association, the Volunteer Fire Department, the Library, Ruritan, Community Center, the Garden Club, Jones Chapel Methodist Church and Eastern Star Chapter 461. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis H. Norwood; parents, Arthur and Ruth Connell; brothers, Howard Connell and Huntly Duncan Jr.; and sister, Beverly Wilson. She is survived by her son, Steve Norwood, of Johnson City; brother, Richard Connell, of Shepherd, Texas; and two grandsons.