Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the graveside service for Ms. Lawonda Norris Deen, 78, who passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at her residence in Thomson, Ga. She was a native of Appling County, living the last forty-one years in Thomson.

Ms. Deen is preceded in death by her parents, Sammy and Modena Tottle Norris; a daughter, Debbie Stephens; and two grandchildren, Louise Richards, and Christopher Pender

Surving is her husband of sixty-one years, Jimmie Deen; three children, Dewayne (Saka) of Utah, Wendy (Stevie) Lampp of Thomson, and Danny Deen of Thomson; five grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild, and two siblings, Janell Sellers of Brunswick, and Lonnie Norris of Baxley; a son-in-law, Charlie Stephens also survive.

The graveside service was held Saturday, July 17, 2021, at 11:00 A.M. at Wesley Chapel Cemetery with the Reverend Billy Shores officiating.

Interment followed in the Wesley Chapel Cemetery.

Ms. Deen lay in state from 9:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. on Saturday at the chapel of Nobles Funeral Home.

Active Pallbearers were James Martin, Andrew Johnson, Steve Gunby, Keith Norris, Cody Nail, Tommy Vickers.

The family would like to thank Vanessa with Kindred Hospice for her love and support during the last five months.

Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory was honored to serve the family of Ms. Lawonda Norris Deen.