Norma Lee Vincent Martindale
Norma Lee Vincent Martindale
  • March 8, 1923 - September 22, 2017
  • Jackson, Tennessee

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Norma Lee Vincent Martindale, age 94, died September 22, 2017 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital following a brief illness.
Her funeral service will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, 212 McClellan Rd., Jackson, TN, on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 1 p.m. with The Rev. Wes Gristy and The Rev. Charles Filiatreau officiating and George A. Smith and Sons North Chapel in charge. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens.
A resident of Jackson since 1952, Miss Norma was born March 8, 1923 in Fort Smith, AR, the daughter of the late Ernest Audrey Vincent and Alma Northum Vincent. She was a graduate of first Smith High School and the widow of Robert Bryan (Bob) Martindale, Jr.
A lifelong Baptist, she served as a Sunday school teacher, vacation bible school director, and youth leader. She was also a volunteer for many years in Jackson City Schools and a life member of the national Parent-Teacher Association. In each of these capacities she was much loved, admired, and respected.
In addition to her parents and husband, Miss Norma was preceded in death by her son, Robert Bryan (Bob) Martindale, III; daughter in law, Anita Kay Hughes Martindale; granddaughter, Thelma Leanne Martindale; and brothers, Ernest Audrey Vincent, Jr. and George Allen Vincent.
Survivors include her daughter, Linda Martindale Hayes (Thomas) of Jackson; granddaughter, Elisabeth Hayes Lay (David) of Memphis, TN; grandsons, Robert Bryan Martindale IV of Trenton, TN nd Tommmy Henley of Baton Rouge, LA; and great grandchildren, Bryan Chandler Martindale of Dresden, TN and Amara Diane Henley of Clarksville, TN.
Pallbearers to serve will be Robert Martindale, Chandler Martindale, Tommy Henley, Danny McKee, and David Lay.
The family will receive friends from 11:30 am to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at the church