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Carole Helms (Cox) Norwood

March 19, 1935 ~ July 12, 2017 (age 82)
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Mrs. Carole Helms Norwood, age 82, of Waxhaw, North Carolina, passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2017, at the McWhorter Hospice House in Monroe, NC.

Funeral Services to celebrate her life will be conducted at 3:00 PM Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Davis Funeral Chapel, 1003 East Franklin Street, Monroe, NC 28112, officiated by Pastor Billy Gowen and Pastor Dan Mathieu.  Interment will follow in Lakeland Memorial Park Cemetery, 1901 Lancaster Ave., Monroe, NC 28112.

Mrs. Norwood was born on March 19, 1935, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, daughter of the late Glenn T. Cox and the late Susan Connell Cox.

She was a retired service representative with Wachovia Bank with 35 years of dedicated and loyal service.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Dennis Wayne Cox.

Survivors include her husband, Walter T. Norwood of Waxhaw, NC; her children Lane Helms (Darla) of Shalotte, NC and Tracy Helms Plyler (William) of Waxhaw, NC; her stepson Norris Norwood of Winston Salem, NC; her stepdaughters, Jill DeBerry (Tommy) of Rockingham, NC and Doris Norwood of Monroe, NC; her six grandchildren, Ashley Inman, Ted Linden Helms, William “Tray” Bryan Plyler III, Christa Plyler McLean, Richie Hutton and Tucker DeBerry; and her ten great grandchildren, Zachary Helms, Savannah Helms, Austin Inman, Brayden Inman, Carah Inman, Trinity Clark, Julian Clark, Austen Plyler, Sawyer Plyler and Wyatt Plyler.

The family will receive friends Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM prior to the funeral service at Davis.

Memorials may be made to Life Church of Monroe, 1721 N. Charlotte Ave., Monroe, NC 28110, Restoration House Ministry, 1610 W. Franklin St., Monroe, NC 28112 or to Hospice of Union County, 700 W. Roosevelt Blvd. Monroe, NC 28110.

Davis Funeral Home of Monroe is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Norwood. An on-line guestbook is available at

 Service Information

July 15, 2017

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Davis Funeral Home
1003 East Franklin Street
Monroe, NC 28112

Funeral Service
July 15, 2017

3:00 PM
Davis Funeral Home Chapel
1003 E. Franklin St.
Monroe, North Carolina 28112

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