Zelia Norwood Carter

Published 6:00 am Thursday, March 5, 2009

Services for Zelia Norwood Carter, of Brookhaven, are 2 p.m.Saturday, March 7, at Ebenezer AME Church in Brookhaven with burialin the church cemetery.

Visitation is Friday from 1 until 6 p.m. at WilliamsMortuary.

Mrs. Carter, 90, died Feb. 28, 2009, at Haven Hall Health CareCenter in Brookhaven. She was born on Nov. 4, 1918, to ClaytonNorwood and Erma Williams Norwood.

Subscribe to our free email newsletter

Get the latest news sent to your inbox

She was retired. She was a member of Ebenezer AME Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her first husband,Print Sims; her second husband, Leroy Carter; and her ninebrothers.

Survivors are a brother, Ardeous Norwood, of Claremont, Calif.;and a sister, Lula Smith, of Blackwood, N.J.; and a host of nieces,nephews, other relatives and friends.