Willa Norman

Jan 15, 2013

Daughter, Mother, Wife, Sister, Friend

MEDFORD, OREGON — Willa Norman, also known as Willa Mae Conard, 77, of Medford, Oregon, passed away Jan. 9, 2013.

Willa was born to the late Carrie and Nola Conard Aug. 31, 1935, in Waynesville.  She married the late Doug Norman in 1973 and they lived most of their lives in Medford, Oregon.

Willa is survived by her brother, Willard (Joe) Conard, and wife Mary of Winston-Salem; her two daughters Vicki Rhodes-Neer, and husband Carl, and Melissa McDowell, of Medford; her three sons, Ted Rhodes, and wife Ginnie, of Henderson, Nevada, Kevin Rhodes, of Medford, Kelly Rhodes, and wife, Cynthia, of Seattle, Washington; and her grandchildren and friends.

Willa is preceded in death by her late husband, Doug; sisters and brothers Edna, Lona, Viola, Zola, Willis, Junior and Arthur.

There will be a Celebration of Life from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Jan. 20, at Conifer Gardens, 700 Royal Ave., Medford, Oregon 97504.  All are welcome. Hillcrest Memorial Park & Mortuary is in care of arrangements. Visit www.hillcrestmortuary.com.