Funeral service for Mrs. Norma Jean Mason Colbert age 78, of Fayetteville, will be conducted Thursday May 19, 2016 at 11a.m. at Higgins Funeral Home, with Rev. James Barnes officiating. Burial will follow in Kirkland Cemetery. Mrs. Colbert passed away May 17, 2016 at her residence.
A native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Ethel Powell Mason, was a seamstress at Serbin fashion, and member of the Brogan Ave. Baptist Church.
Survivors include her sons Mark (Libby) Watts, Jimmy Watts both of Fayetteville; grandson Joshua Watts; granddaughter MaKala Watts; nieces Debbie (Jim) Rutledge and Karen (Jerry) Dorning both of Fayetteville; nephews Douglas (Sharon) Young of Huntsville, Roger (Karen) Mason of Old Hickory, and Wayne Mason of Fayetteville; numerous great-nieces and great-nephews; and her family at Fayetteville Square. Mrs. Colbert was preceded in death by her husband Thomas Colbert, three sisters and two brothers.
Visitation with the family will be 10 a.m. Thursday until time of service at Higgins Funeral Home.