Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. at Saturday, January 25, 2014, at W.S. Brandon Mortuary in Cleveland with burial following in the Mound Bayou Memorial Garden No. 2. Officiating was Earl V. Hall.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Friday, January 24, 2014, at W.S. Brandon Mortuary in Cleveland and from 11 a.m. until the service on Saturday.
He is survived by his son, Fred Norwood Jr.; daughter, Tiffany Norwood; sisters, Annie Grady of Shelby, Ruby Lee Norwood of Chicago, Ill., Imogene Norwood and Dorothy Mae Craft, both of California; brothers, A.G. Norwood of Chicago, Ill., Eugene Norwood of Indianapolis, Ind., Joe Norwood of Mound Bayou and Willie Gilmore of California; fiancé, Dorothy Scott of Shelby; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.