OBITUARY

Norma Louise South

October 24, 1936December 26, 2018

Norma Louise South, 82, of Sandston, Va., passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Ruth Barden McCrone; siblings, Dotsie Trippe, Audrey Regan, Shirley Crews, Sonny McCrone and Eugene McCrone; niece, Brenda Regan Wilhelm. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, William “Sonny” South Jr.; and her son, William “Buddy” South III (Melinda). Norma worked by her husband’s side as they started their businesses, South Motor Company and South Auto Parts. She rarely met a stranger and customers preferred she handle their requests. She was a member of Highland Springs United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 2, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, Va. 23231, where a funeral service will be held Thursday, January 3, at 2 p.m. Interment will immediately follow in Washington Memorial Park in Sandston, Va. Online condolences may be made at www.nelsencares.com.

  • FAMILY

  • She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Ruth Barden McCrone; siblings, Dotsie Trippe, Audrey Regan, Shirley Crews, Sonny McCrone and Eugene McCrone; niece, Brenda Regan Wilhelm. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, William “Sonny” South Jr.; and her son, William “Buddy” South III (Melinda).

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, January 2, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, January 3, 2019
  • Interment Thursday, January 3, 2019
REMEMBERING

Norma Louise South

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Morgan Horn

January 7, 2019

Mrs South was a joy to take care of. A sweet soul. Prayers for her family.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY