Obituary: Malona, Norma Jean

Norma Jean Malona
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Published: Sep. 14, 2023 at 1:02 PM EDT
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Norma Jean Malona, 74, of Mineral Wells passed away peacefully with family by her side on September 10th, 2023.

She was born February 26th, 1949 in Lumberport, the youngest of 9 children to the late Robert and Ethel Shingleton.

Norma was a 1967 graduate of Victory High School. She spent many years working as a favorite waitress at the Parkersburg Country Club. She then went on to work for, and retire from Wal-Mart as a proud associate, adored by all who worked with her.

She was an avid reader and enjoyed coloring with pencils. She loved watching football at every opportunity, never missing a chance to root for her Mountaineers.

She is survived by her husband James, to whom she was married for 47 years; her children Kari Malona, James (Matt) Malona (Kristy), Teri Thompson (Butch), and Kristi Britton; her grandchildren Josef Carpenter, Regan Carpenter, Chasidy Thompson, Charli Thompson, and Peyton Britton; and her great grandchildren Tabbi, AJ, Frankie, Freddie, and Ariella.

She was preceded in death by her parents, 8 brothers and sisters, and son Mark Allen.

A brief memorial service will be held at 3:00PM Friday September 15th at First Assembly of God Church, located at 139 Hill Avenue, Parkersburg. Immediately following will be a remembrance and visitation with family until 7:00PM.

All friends and family are invited to attend both the service and remembrance.

Those wishing to share a story, fond memory, or their condolences, please visit (Mid-Ohio Valley Cremation Society)