Nora Mae O’Neal
(Nov. 20,1925-Sept. 25, 2010)
Nora Mae O’Neal, 84, a resident of Reserve, New Mexico died Saturday, Sept. 25, at the Ft. Bayard Medical Center, Ft. Bayard. She was born Nov. 20, 1925 in Lee Creek, Arkansas, the daughter of John Henry Campbell and Frances Nora Thomas.
Nora Mae worked for approximately 22 years at the Reserve Senior Center. She began quilting in 1947 and continued for 61 years.
She is survived by stepson Bob O’Neal, of Joshua, Texas; 5 brothers and sisters; 3 grandchildren, Darrel O’Neal, Sherry Bellinger, and Betty Schubauer; and 6 great-grandchildren, Jerry & McKenzie O’Neal, Allen Bellinger, Kelly Connot, Brittany Williams, and Joshua Schubauer. Nora Mae is preceded in death by her parents, husband Ralph O’Neal, son Jerry O’Neal, granddaughter Carolyn O’Neal, grandson Ralph Allen O’Neal, and 12 brothers and sisters. Visitation will be held Thursday, Sept. 30, at 1 p.m. at the Reserve Baptist Church, Reserve.
A Funeral Service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. also at the church. Interment will follow the services at the Reserve Cemetery. Services have been entrusted to: Burnham Mortuary, Eagar, 535 N. Main Eagar, Arizona 85925 To send an online condolence, log on to www.burnhammortuary.com.