Norma Ann Gasperson

07/28/1940 - 12/11/2021


Obituary For Norma Ann Gasperson

Norma Ann Praytor Gasperson, 81 of Mills River passed away Saturday, December 11, 2021 at The Landings of Mills River and under the care of Four Seasons Hospice. She was a lifelong resident of Mills River.

The youngest of eleven children, she was the daughter of the late Ollie Agnes Mahaffey and Charles Everett Praytor. She is preceded in death by sister, Ebee Bishop; brothers, Charles, Billy, James, Donald, Ray, Reid, and Ken Praytor; and sister, June McFalls.
Her family was her greatest joy. She is survived by her brother, Joe Praytor, Sr.; daughter, Darlene Panvini (Bob); son, Dwayne Gasperson (Tina); grandchildren, Ashley Thomas (Jayme), Shelby Gasperson (Tyler Matthews), and Vince Panvini (Sadie Bennison); great-grandchildren, Ollie Matthews and Kylar Thomas; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held 2pm Thursday, December 16, 2021 at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church, Mills River, NC. She will be remembered for her love of crocheting, cooking for her family, and working puzzles.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Norma’s honor to Four Seasons Hospice.

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  • 12/16/2021

    I am so sorry for the family loss i don't have words for what you are going through but may God hold you in arms

  • 12/15/2021

    I was so saddened to hear about Norma's passing. I knew her many years ago when I would babysit her children. We became good friends before I left NC. Such a special person...Rest in Peace, my friend! Sandy Stines Lewis

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