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Norma Smith Sain

September 19, 1944 January 4, 2019
Norma Smith Sain
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Norma Sue Smith Sain, 74, of Cherryville, passed away Friday, January 4, 2019 at Carolinas HealthCare System Lincoln in Lincolnton.

Born in Cleveland County on September 19, 1944, she was a daughter of the late Marcus Hana Smith and Lillian Dessie McNeilly Smith. She was retired a school teacher for Lincoln County Schools and attended Risen Church in Lincolnton.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Ralph James Sain; brother, Cecil Smith and three sisters, Mary Tate, Carol Puett, and Patricia King.

She is survived by her sister, Martha Snavely and husband Ed of Gastonia; stepson, Arnold Sain and wife MariLynn of Vale; five stepdaughters, Glenda Wise and husband, Howard, Debbie Alvarado and husband Victor, Vickie Sain, Rita Sain, and Nelta Sain all of Vale; ten step grandchildren, fourteen step great grandchildren; and numerous loving nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Sunday from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM at Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home, Fallston.

The funeral service will be on Monday at 2:00 PM at Risen Church, Lincolnton with the Rev. Justin Houser officiating.

The burial will follow in the Hull's Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Vale.

Memorials may be made to Risen Church Building Fund, 571 Salem Church Rd, Lincolnton, NC 28092.

Arrangements by Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston.

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3:00 PM 1/6/2019 3:00:00 PM - 4:30 PM 1/6/2019 4:30:00 PM
Stamey - Tysinger Funeral Home

846 E. Stagecoach Trail
Fallston, NC 28042

Stamey - Tysinger Funeral Home
846 E. Stagecoach Trail Fallston 28042 NC
United States

Funeral Service




2:00 PM 1/7/2019 2:00:00 PM
Risen Church

571 Salem Church Raod
Lincolnton, NC 28092

Risen Church
571 Salem Church Raod Lincolnton 28092 NC
United States

Cemetery Details


Hull's Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Final Resting Place

6670 West Hwy 27
Vale, NC 28168

6670 West Hwy 27 Vale 28168 NC
United States

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