Norma Jean (Harris) McDuffie

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Norma Jean McDuffie, 92, of Longview, Texas passed away on Friday, January 8, 2021 at Good Shepherd Hospital in Longview and had been a resident of Summer Meadows Nursing Home in Longview.  Mrs. McDuffie was born to Vivian and W.B. "Cap" Harris, Sr. in Linden (Cass County) on June 3, 1928.  Norma graduated from Linden High School and completed a business course in Ft. Worth.  She was a faithful member of Caves Springs Baptist Church and worked for many years as a home caretaker.

She is preceded in death by her parents,; husband, S.D. "Dutch" McDuffie; daughter, Shirlie Renee Anderson; brother, W. B. "Buck" Harris, Jr.; brothers-in-law, "Red" McDuffie, Gerald McDuffie, Shelby "Shorty" Harris; sister-in-law, Loma Nell (Surratt) Harris and niece, Loma Nicole Harkins and husband, Charlie.

She is survived by her grandchildren, Aaron and Anitra Anderson of Longview, Texas; son-in-law, David Anderson of Stonewall, LA; sister, Willa Dean (Pete) Harris of Linden, TX; brother, James Orval Harris of Longview, TX; great-grandson, Jonathon Myers and several nephews and nieces.

Services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, January 11, 2021 in the chapel of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home with Bro. Perry Hart officiating.  Burial to follow in the Caves Springs Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Linden.

There will be a time of visitation one hour prior to the service on Monday.

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  1. So sorry for our loss of Norma Jean. She was a precious lady and dear friend. My prayers and sympathy are extended to the family.

  2. Anita, Aaron, Willa Dean & All of Norma's Family, My Deepest Sympathy to each of you at this heartbreaking time. Norma was one of the sweetest ladies God ever created & I'll cherish the memories of our calls & lunch dates. She was so faithful & dedicated to caring for my parents, JC & Ruby Hyde & I know they welcomed her with open arms. May God Bless & wrap you in his tender arms.
    Sherri & Mike Rose

  3. So sorry for your loss. Norma Jean was a special lady. Hugs and prayers to all of her family. May your faith and precious memories help get you through this difficult time.

  4. I am so sorry for your Family's loss..Mrs. Norma was one of the sweetest ladies I ever will be missed

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