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HALL, Lucy Norwood
HALL - Lucy Norwood Formerly of Buffalo, NY, passed March 22, 2016. A Memorial Service was held on March 31, 2016. Lucy was the second child born to Lee and Mary Lee Norwood in St. Louis, MO, on January 18, 1928. She graduated from Lincoln University in Jefferson City, MO with a Bachelor of Science degree in Food and Nutrition. Lucy held staff positions at Buffalo General Hospital, Buffalo Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Columbia, MO Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She also held positions as Chief of Dietetic Service at Veterans Affairs Medical Centers in Madison, WI, Ann Arbor, MI and Minneapolis, MN. She retired in July 1989. Lucy returned to St. Louis to be near her daughter and family in 1996 and became a member of Unity United Methodist Church and the Chancel Choir. She was an active member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. She enjoyed traveling, reading, crossword puzzles, the Black Repertory Theater and the St. Louis Cardinals. She was the former wife of the late Charles E. Hall; a sister and brother preceded her in death. She leaves to cherish her precious memories: her daughter Beverly Hall Franks; son-in-law Joe Franks; granddaughter Shani Franks; grandson Adrian Franks (Aida); great-granddaughter Elia; great-grandson Mateo, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.