Norma L. Phillips

May 04, 1939 ‒ August 03, 2018

Marion, Ohio

Norma L. Phillips, age 79 of Marion, passed away at her home on Friday August 3, 2018.

Norma was born on May 4, 1939 in Richmond, IN, the daughter of Ralph and Nora (Osborn) Nicholson.

Norma was united in marriage to Wayne E. Phillips, who has preceded her in death.

She worked for the Kimper Brothers Cabinet Factory for many years. Norma was an avid reader and loved to work puzzles. She enjoyed playing BINGO, but most of all Norma loved her family. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother. She leaves behind a legacy of love and devotion.

She is survived by her children: Dayne (Mary) Phillips, Ronald (Connie) Phillips, Jerry (Lisa) Phillips and Tracy Phillips; 9 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild; one sister Maggie Fields.

Norma is preceded in death by her parents, her husband; and siblings: Robert “Gene” Nicholson, Harold J. Nicholson, Mary Elizabeth Mills, Wilma Wilhelm, Ronald “Ron” Hadley Nicholson, and Johnny Nicholson.

Graveside services will be Friday, August 10, 2018 at Earlham Cemetery, 1101 National Rd W, Richmond, IN 47374. Family and friends will meet at the front gate at 3:15PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

The Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to be serving the Phillips family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting

  • My condolences to the family. I knew Norma for many years, as a co worker and a friend. Great lady !