Hathaway-Myers Chapel

1022 Pearl Street, Columbus, IN


Norma McCarty

Passed away on August 24, 2020

Norma I. McCarty, 92, of Columbus passed away Monday, August 24, 2020, at her home. Norma was born in Columbus December 21, 1927, the daughter of Cecil and Ruth Pruitt Ogilvie. She married Ward A. McCarty September 23, 1951 at the First Christian Church in Columbus. She was an Administrative Assistant for many years at Cummins Engine Company. She was a member of the Bible Church of Columbus. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, I.U. football and basketball and her family was very important in her life. She is survived by daughters, Tammy (Gary) Seymour of Seymour and Mary Ann (Tyrone Tuttle) McCarty of Seymour; sister, Betty Nolting of Columbus; grandchildren, Craig (Kala) McCarty of Whiteland, IN, Scott McCarty of Dallas, TX, Matt and Brett Boilanger of Columbus; great grandchild, Camrin McCarty of Whiteland, IN. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and her son, Michael McCarty. A private Graveside Service will be conducted at Garland Brook Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.hathaway-myers.com. Memorials may be sent to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana. Hathaway~Myers Chapel on Pearl Street in assisting with arrangements.


  • Tammy (Gary) Seymour, Daughter
  • Mary Ann (Tyrone Tuttle) McCarty, Daughter
  • Betty Nolting, Sister
  • Craig (Kala) McCarty, Grandchild
  • Scott McCarty, Grandchild
  • Matt Boilanger, Grandchild
  • Brett Boilanger, Grandchild
  • Camrin McCarty, Great Grandchild

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  • Our Hospice of South Central Indiana


  • Private Graveside


Norma McCarty

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Judy Allman

August 30, 2020


Sorry for the loss of your Mother. God give you strength.
I worked around your mother Norma and your brother Mike, at Cummins Inc. I meet you also through Cummins. It has been wonderful knowing all of you. God wrap his arms around all of you. Blessings,

Judy Allman

Valerie Beach

August 28, 2020

Norma was a very special woman. Full of life and energy. She was a very good friend. She will be greatly missed. Prayers to the family.

Shirley Ray

August 27, 2020

Tammy, love and prayers to you and your family during this time. I'm so sorry for your losses.

Larry & Anne Moore

August 27, 2020

Tammy, so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Phillip Horn

August 27, 2020

To All Of the McCarty family it breaks my Heart that now we have lost Norma. I will always remember all of the Years of fun with her & Ward traveling across the USA to watch the Hoosiers. They were like my 2nd set of parents Some of the best times of my life were with Ward & Norma. RIP Norma. Hugs & Prayers God Bless Phil Horn

Connie Schroeder

August 26, 2020

Always enjoyed seeing and talking with Ward and Norma. Bill especially did on his way to the garden.


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