Sapulpa Herald, Creek Co., OK
Dessie Norwood, 82, died, July 17 in Muskogee
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church of Bristow with Rev. Bill Liggett officiating.
Burial followed at Bristow City Cemetery under the direction of Hutchins-Maples Funeral Home.
She was born Dec. 30, 1910, in Noble. She married James Ira Norwood on Jan. 12, 1929, in Morris. He preceded her in death on April 10, 1972. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Bristow, attended school at Council Hill and was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Toy Quick and Effie Harjo, and two brothers, Sherman Denney and Frank Denney.
Survivors include brothers, Harold Denney and Willis Denney, both of Muldrow; sisters, Lola Norwood of Bristow, Margie Boucher of San Antonio, Texas, and Lois Sanger of Oklahoma City.