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Norma Jeanne Grassel
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Obituary for Norma Jeanne Grassel

Norma Jeanne (Beggs) Grasse!, beloved wife, mother, and sister, passed away on
November 23, 2017. She was born in Farmer City, Illinois, March 26, 1925 to Edward G. and Cynthiana (Johnson) Beggs. She graduated from Illinois Business College and
worked for the Illinois Presbyterian Student Foundation. She married Eugene Grasse! on May 7, 1949. They lived in Maryland, Oak Ridge, and Minnesota befrlre moving hack to Oak Ridge in 1980.
Her major interests were family, church, people, and birds, but she especially loved
flowers. It was rare to enter the house and not see one or more bouquets on the table. She sang in the Church Choir. She also served the church for many years by calling members to wish them a happy bi11hday. She had a bird feeder outside her kitchen window and made sure it was never empty. She also sprinkled seeds and raisins on the ground for the squirrels and ground feeding birds.
She was preceded in death by parents Edward and Cynthiana Beggs She is survived by her sister Mary Lou Beggs, her husband of 68 years, Eugene E Grasse!, her sons Eric E. Grasse! and wife Cindy, and Robert R Grasse! and wife Julie.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 12:00 to 2:00 PM at First United Methodist Church. The funeral will begin at 2:00 PM at the church and the
burial will follow at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. The family asks that any memorials be
made to First United Methodist Church, 1350 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830 in Norma Jeanne's memory.
Arrangements by Weatherford Mortuary. On online guest book can be signed at
www.weatherfordmortuary.com.


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Visitation

Tuesday

28

Nov

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
First United Methodist Church

1350 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Funeral

Tuesday

28

Nov

2:00 PM
First United Methodist Church

1350 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Memorial Park in the Garden of the Last Supper.

Cemetery Details

Location

Oak Ridge Memorial Park

1501 Bethel Valley Road
Oak Ridge, TN 37830


Memorial Contribution

First United Methodist Church

1350 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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