Norma Jean Ethridge, 78, of St. George Island, passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018.

Norma was born in Greeley, Colorado on Sept. 22, 1939. She graduated from high school and continued to receive her certificate in bookkeeping at Lively Vocational School in Tallahassee. She was employed at Calvary United Methodist Church, W.T. Cash Hall, Gulf Atlantic Culvert in Tallahassee, and with United Methodist Women and St. George Island United Methodist Church, St. George Island.

She was actively involved in St. George Island United Methodist Church, Food Bank of Apalachicola, Meals on Wheels Eastpoint, Backpack Buddies and Sisters in Sweat (SIS).

Norma is survived by her beloved husband of 58 years, Carlton Ethridge; sons Darryl and Rodney (Jeanne) Ethridge; brothers Marvin and Gill Brehan and their families; grandchildren Toni, Scott and Gabriel Ethridge; Heidi the cat and other family and friends.

The memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 15 at St. George Island United Methodist Church, at 201 E. Gulf Beach Drive.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to St. George Island United Methodist Church or Backpack Buddies through the St. George Island United Methodist Church, 201 E. Gulf Beach Drive, St. George Island, FL 32328.