Mrs. Johnnie Ruth “Teny” Norsworthy, 91, of Campbellton, Florida entered her Heavenly home on Thursday, December 15, 2022, following an extended illness.
Mrs. Teny was born and raised in Jackson County, Florida in the Campbellton area. A beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Mrs. Teny graduated from Campbellton High School in 1949. She was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Campbellton where she enjoyed singing in the choir. Mrs. Teny also enjoyed making embroidered quilts, going to various sings in the area, and she loved to talk and visit with family and friends. If she really liked you, you would come away from a conversation with a nickname!
Preceded in death by her parents Adrian and Gladys Reddick Foy, her beloved husband of 65 years L.G. Norsworthy, grandson James Bryan Odom, sister Dorothy West, three brothers Joe Foy, Wilmer “Jiggs” Foy and Robert Foy.
She is survived by her loving daughter Nancy & Jim Odom, granddaughter Emily Rogers, four great grandchildren Kinsley, Emery, Walker and Warren, sister Jesse Carolyn Richardson, several nieces and nephews. A Home-going service will be 11 a.m., Monday, December 19, 2022, at the First Baptist Church of Campbellton with Bro. Addis Habbard and Bro. Luther Pumphrey officiating. Burial will follow in church cemetery with James & Lipford Funeral Home in Graceville directing.
Family will receive friends at the church Monday, 10:30 a.m. until time of the service.
Expressions of remembrance and sympathy can be made at www.jamesandlipford.com