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Obituary: Norma Cornelia Barlow Orchard Jex

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Norma Cornelia Barlow Orchard Jex

1922 ~ 2008

BOUNTIFUL- Norma Cornelia

Barlow Orchard Jex, age 86, passed away peacefully on the evening of Wed., March 12, 2008 in her daughter's home in Bountiful.

She was born Jan. 25, 1922 in the old Copper house in Bountiful to parents John Clyde Barlow and Joukie Paulus Zysling Barlow. Norma was the oldest daughter out of nine children, five boys and four girls. In 1940, Norma graduated from Davis High School and in 1941 began working at the Davis County Courthouse. Shortly after her second child was born, Norma lost her first husband, Terry Joseph Orchard. Norma supported her two children by running her own printing business,

Norma B. Duplicating Services, out of her own home. In 1993, Norma married Russell Beck Jex.

Norma is survived by her older brother, John Paul Barlow; her youngest brother, Gary Duane

Barlow; her youngest sister, Virginia Mae Barlow Stoler; her son, Terry Rex Orchard; her daughter

Rosemary Norma Orchard Bixby; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and her husband,


Norma was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and loved to play the organ and piano in church. Norma will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, sister and wife and for her wisdom and integrity. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. We love you Norma.

Her family would like to thank Rocky Mountain Hospice for all of their help and support.

There will be no services.