Mary Lea Murray
B: 1933-11-06
D: 2018-12-13
View Details
Murray, Mary Lea
Douglas Davis
B: 1960-03-26
D: 2018-12-13
View Details
Davis, Douglas
Verna Mae Keathley
B: 1916-05-08
D: 2018-12-11
View Details
Keathley, Verna Mae
Maynard Sowell
B: 1935-10-06
D: 2018-12-10
View Details
Sowell, Maynard
William Williams
B: 1953-09-09
D: 2018-12-06
View Details
Williams, William
Emmett Norwood
B: 1933-07-04
D: 2018-12-03
View Details
Norwood, Emmett
Beulah Bates
B: 1929-12-18
D: 2018-12-02
View Details
Bates, Beulah
Numan Baker
B: 1942-06-15
D: 2018-11-30
View Details
Baker, Numan
Madelyn Cravens
B: 2018-11-27
D: 2018-11-27
View Details
Cravens, Madelyn
Frances Mahoney
B: 1921-07-05
D: 2018-11-23
View Details
Mahoney, Frances
Pamela Williams
B: 1955-02-08
D: 2018-11-20
View Details
Williams, Pamela
Charles Harris
B: 1930-03-05
D: 2018-11-17
View Details
Harris , Charles
Larry Graham
B: 1955-04-01
D: 2018-11-08
View Details
Graham, Larry
Gordon George
B: 1925-06-23
D: 2018-11-07
View Details
George, Gordon
Margaret Veldman
B: 1928-12-08
D: 2018-11-07
View Details
Veldman, Margaret
Mary Dixon
B: 1917-12-31
D: 2018-11-04
View Details
Dixon, Mary
Holley Anderson
B: 1999-08-10
D: 2018-10-30
View Details
Anderson, Holley
Clarence Henley
B: 1939-11-06
D: 2018-10-29
View Details
Henley, Clarence
David Owens
B: 1955-10-28
D: 2018-10-29
View Details
Owens, David
Rufus "Rudy" Carroll
B: 1932-10-31
D: 2018-10-26
View Details
Carroll, Rufus "Rudy"
Brenda Duncan
B: 1945-02-23
D: 2018-10-26
View Details
Duncan, Brenda


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
418 North 13th Street
P.O. Box 1557
Corsicana, TX 75110
Phone: 903-874-3755
Fax: 903-874-5621
About An Amazing Life|Help

Emmett Clayton 

July 4, 1933 – December 3, 2018

Share this tribute
Emmett Norwood
Memorial Candles Lit for Emmett | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Corley Funeral Home

Obituary for Emmett Clayton Norwood

Mr. E. C. (Clayton) Norwood left the walk of life on Monday, December 3, 2018 at TriSun Care Center. He was born July 4, 1933 at Pickett (Retreat) to Emmett Ewell and Marion White Norwood.

He served in the Army from January 1954 to February 1956. He spent 18 months in Korea.

He was married to Eula Faye Threet on May 31, 1964. They purchased Superior Ice and Foods after their marriage and closed it in 1975. Then they built a building at the same location for a new business, Corsicana Overhead Door. Their two sons were active in the door business with their parents. In retirement Clay worked as a greeter for Wal-Mart.

Clay was active in the Baptist Church where they held their membership and sang with various groups at nursing homes over the years. He and his wife sang special music where they attended.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; brothers; Noel Norwood, Lyndon Norwood and sister; Shirley Jackson.

Clayton is survived by his sons; Samuel Norwood and wife, Sabrina and John Paul Norwood and wife Laura; his grandchildren; Tyler Norwood, Daniel Norwood, Sammie Sue Norwood and Sabra Sims.

Graveside services are scheduled for Friday, December 7, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Resthaven Memorial Park in Corsicana with Pastor Paul Denny officiating.

An online guestbook is available at and selecting the Emmett Clayton Norwood obituary.

To send flowers to the family of Emmett Clayton Norwood, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Information

Friday, December 7th, 2018 11:00am
Pastor Paul Denny
Resthaven Memorial Park
Corsicana, TX

Interment Information

Resthaven Memorial Park
Corsicana, TX