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Marryann Diggs Norris

November 22, 1939 ~ September 18, 2021 (age 81)


Mrs. Maryann Diggs Norris

September 18, 2021

Sunset marks the close of a day’s labor in the vineyard here on earth as the believers in the saving grace of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, await the beginning of an awesome new day when Christ will return to resurrect His faithful departed servants from rest in the bosom of the grave to eternal glory in Heaven.

The Diggs, Norris, Gailor, Quermorllue, Reeves, and Barnard families are saddened to announce the sunset of our visionary mother, wife, grandmother, great-grandmother, Aunty, Cousin, Mrs. Maryann Diggs Norris who answered the call from labor to rest on September 18, 2021 in Providence, Rhode Island.

She was predeceased by her loving husband, former Gbarnga City Mayor James D. Norris, mother Yeadeh G. Diggs, father Edmond Diggs, sisters Thelma Bedell, Annie Mensah, brother Bob Henry and son K. Hilary Norris.
Left to cherish her sweet memories are her children: Edwin Boy Ben, Maima Gailor Quermorllue, Mr. Kuffua Kulah, Rebecca Dolopei, Eva T. Ballah, Kolleh Barclay, Loleyah Hawa Norris, Joe Norris, Kolo Norris, Seanai Norris Davies, Ninga Norris Colleh, Kulubah Norris Dumoe, Ruth Yatta Ballah, Julia Diggs, George Zota Gailor, and Sarah Quanah. Grandchildren: Patient Yeadeh Ben Khaipee, Alex Quermorllue Jr., Maryann Quermorllue Murillo, Earl Quermorllue, Duke Quermorllue, Koffua Kulah, Jr., Talkulu Kulah, Henry Dolopei Jr. Great-grandchildren: Sienna Rose Quermorllue, Alannah Belle Quermorllue, Sophia Willie, Matthew Willie, Shariah Willie, Augustus Khaipee II Nieces: Bendu Clark (Goddaughter), Olivia Mensah Rush, Diana Mensah, Miron Mensah, Ade Bedell Koon, Nadia Bedell Manneh. Nephews: Toon Mensah, Edmond Mensah, Abraham Bedell, and Windell Kpangbah and a host of other relatives in the USA, Europe, and Liberia.

Funeral Arrangements: The Funeral Service: will take place at the Trinity United Methodist Church, 375 Broad St., Providence, Rhode Island, 02907
Friday: October 1, 2021 with timeline as follows:
Viewing: 9:00AM – 10:00AM
Funeral Service: 10:00AM – 11:30AM
Officiated by: Pastor: Rev. Dr. John G. Innis

Interment: Immediately after the funeral service at the Oakland Cemetery, 1569 Broad t, Cranston, RI 02905

Maima Ernestine Quermorllue – (240) 551-7031
Koffua Kulah – (401) 243-3926
Eva Ballah – (401) 241-5925
Loleya Hawa Norris – (401) 359-8760
Bendu Clark – (401)
Joe Norris – (401) 524-1891
Dannet Norris – (401) 374-2391

Edwin Ben – 011 231 8880 98712
Kolo B. Norris – 011 231 8865 515188

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Viewing & Funeral Service
October 1, 2021

9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Trinity United Methodist Church (Broad St, Providence, Rhode Island, Oakland Cemetery)


Oakland Cemetery, Inc.
1569 Broad Street
Cranston, RI 02905

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