Submitted by Nancy (Norman) Sidwell


Winnie & Delsie Norman

     Winnie Norman , the son of Edward Esmond & Nannie Mae (Suttles) Norman, was born March 1902 in Calhoun County. He resided in Akron, Ohio from 1929-1990 and died in 1997 in Copley, Ohio.

The wife of Winnie Norman was Delsie Leona (Salisbury) Norman, born September 1909 in Clay County, West Virginia, the daughter of Benjamin Franklin & Mrytle (Bailes) Salisbury. Winnie and Delsie were married in April 1929 in Clay County and they moved to Akron, Ohio that year. Delsie died in 1966 in Akron, Ohio.

Obituary of Winnie Norman posted in Akron Beacon Journal April 6,1997:

Winnie Norman, 96, passed away at Ridgewood Place on April 4, 1997

     Mr. Norman was born March 23, 1902, in Arnoldsburg, Roane County, W.Va. and had been a longtime area resident, first working at the Miller Rubber Co. and then at B. G. Goodrich for 41 yrs. During those working years he was also self-employed, working until the age of 88.
     Proceeded in death by his wife, Delsie L. Norman, so, Theodore and daughter, Edith Kyle, he is survived by children, Robert (Dawn) Norman, James H. Norman, Barbara (Neil) Turner, Nancy J. Sidwell, Douglas (Mary) Norman, Gregory (Christine) Norman, 24 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, one-great-great-grandchild: sisters, Hallie Trail and Grace Bird of Akron, and Ocie Brock of Florida: numerous relatives and friends.
     Cally hours 11 1.m. to 12:45 p.m. MONDAY at the Dunn-Quigley, Cirello, & Carr Fairlawn Chape, 39 S. Miller Road. followed by private services for the family at Greenlawn Cemetery (Dunn-Quigley, Cirello, & Carr Fairlawn Chapel, 867-7306)


Delsie (Salisbury) Norman


Tempie Norman Chitty & son Dalvesto, w/ Delsie & son, Robert

Winnie Norman, 28, holding his first child, Robert E. (Bob) Norman, b 1930

Elmore Norman, b 1910, son of Edward Esmond & Nannie Mae Suttle Norman, in Calhoun County with wife, Madge.

Left to right, back row: Ocie, Alma (step-mother), Hallie, Grace.
Next row: David Felix, Hugh, Osva
Taken 1928 Calhoun County - Norman farm

Tempie Norman Chitty, age 32, born 1907, Calhoun Co., daughter of Edward and Nannie Mae Norman; Tempie and son Dalvesto (Buddie) Chitty, born 1932, Akron, Ohio; Nannie Mae Chitty, 1930 Akron, Ohio, daughter of Tempie Norman Chitty.


This picture was taken in 1940 at Flat Run (Spencer) WVa

Bottom row: Romie Norman, son of Edward Esmond & Nannie Mae Suttles Norman, b 1905, holding daughter Jackale 2; boy with hat is Robert E Norman (Bob), b 1930, son of Winnie Norman, Akron, Ohio; Gerald Norman, son of Orland Norman; James H. Norman (Jim), b 1931, son of Winnie Norman, Akron, Ohio; Eleanor Norman, dau of Orland Norman; Donzel Norman, son of Orland Norman.

2nd row: Harold Norman, son of Orland Norman; Eloise Norman, dau. of Orland Norman; Theodore Franklin Norman, b 1937, son of Winnie Norman, Akron, Ohio; Edith Pearl Norman, b 1934, daughter of Winnie Norman.

3rd row: Pearl McKown Norman, wife of Orland Norman; Delsie Leona Salisbury Norman, b 1909 Clay Co., wife of Winnie Norman; Lady in hat unknown; Cecil Darrell (Emery) Norman, son of Orland Norman.

4th row Orland (Ordie)(DEEK) Norman, b 1903; Winnie Norman, b 1902, sons of Edward Esmond & Nannie Mae Norman, Calhoun Co.; baby Barbara Norman, b 1939; 1 yr old daughter of Winnie Norman Elmore (Elmer) Norman, b 1910, son of Edward Esmond & Nannie Mae Norman.