Norma Mary (McLeish) Price

Born: Fri., Sep. 6, 1935
Died: Tue., Aug. 16, 2016


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Sat., Aug. 20, 2016
Location: First United Methodist Church South Campus

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Aug. 20, 2016
Location: First United Methodist Church South Campus

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Norma Mary Price  passed away on August 16, 2016 in her home in Greensboro, Georgia. Norma was born in 1935 in Hamilton, Ontario Canada to Arthur J. and Effie  (Murchison) McLeish. She attended schools in Ottawa, Hamilton and Burlington before completing a BSc degree at the University of Guelph majoring in textiles and clothing. She developed sincere friends and has kept in close contact with her “Mac “57” classmates.  Following graduation she worked in the textile fiber section of the Dupont in Montreal. Following that, she  worked for Lightening Fastener traveling Canada demonstrating their zipper use in sewing. In 1959 she married and moved to the U.S. where she lived in Auburn, Alabama, East Lansing/Okemos, Michigan and finally retiring with spouse in Greensboro. She was a loyal member of the “Friday group” of the E.W. Sparrow Hospital Auxiliary in Lansing, MI for many years. She loved the water and any activity related to it . She was quite the pianist, but shy to play even for family. She enjoyed playing bridge with various groups, walking, Church and her family. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Greensboro.

Norma is survived by her husband James F. (Jim) Price; daughter and son-in-law Janice and David Haqq of Lutz, Florida, son and daughter-in-law Hunter and Brenda Price of Antioch, Illinois, and four granddaughters, Alexandria and Katherine Haqq, Rachel and Shannon Price, and Nephew, Craig Radford of Tyler, TX and Niece, Jennifer Havlin of Austin, TX.  Norma was preceded in death by her sister Dorothy Radford and husband Simon.

She loved her “Canadian Cousins” and enjoyed many summer time visits: Betty Jewell (late Lloyd), Oshawa; Barbara McEachern (late Donald), Lindsay; Mary Jean Boyes (Trevor), Kitchener; Marilyn McLean (late Fred) Scarborough; Norman MacKay (Cheryl), Winnepeg; Norman Muchison (Julie), Ottawa; Margaret Murchison, Kapusasing; Glenda DeLong (Norman) Oshawa; and a large extended family in Canada.

A Funeral Service will be held Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church South Campus, 4741 Carey Station Road, Greensboro, GA 30642 with Rev. Mike Morgan an Rev. Hugh Hendrickson  officiating.  The family will receive friends Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until time for the service at the church.  In lieu of flowers it is requested that gifts be directed to one of the following: The University of Guelph, Guelph Ontario, Canada, The American Cancer Society, The Canadian Cancer Society, Harmony Hospice, 110 Harmony Crossing, Ste 1, Eatonton, GA 31024 or First United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 216, Greensboro, GA 30642.  McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements.  Visit us at to sign the online guest register.


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Debbie na Bill Moseley
   Posted Wed August 17, 2016
Norma will be greatly missed by both of us. We will always cherish our Sunday lunches together. Debbie an Bill Moseley

Deborah Moseley
   Posted Wed August 17, 2016


All of you are in our prayers and thoughts. Debbie and Bill Moseley

John and Debbie Mishkula
   Posted Wed August 17, 2016
Norma was the sweetest woman. I enjoyed playing bridge with her. Everytime Debbie and I would see her she always had a sweet smile and kind word. She will be missed. Heaven has gained an angel.

Phyllis Blanton
   Posted Wed August 17, 2016
Norma was such a sweet person and I enjoyed water aerobics classes with her; she brought us many smiles and laughs. Remembering your family in prayer during this time.

Lewis and Joan Phelts
   Posted Thu August 18, 2016
Our prayers go out to the family at this time.

Nancy Boote
   Posted Thu August 18, 2016
You have our deepest sympathy as you mourn the loss of your mom. May the Lord comfort all of you!

Jewell Forlaw
   Posted Thu August 18, 2016
My heart is broken as I have lost a very dear friend. We enjoyed playing bridge, going shopping and just being together. Heaven has really received a special lady and I will miss her sense of humor, always a twinkle in her eyes.

Jackson Family
   Posted Fri August 19, 2016
We would like to express our deepest sympathy. May those precious memories be foremost in your hearts and minds during this difficult time.
Isaiah 25:8

Sheila Fitzgerald
   Posted Fri August 19, 2016


Sincere sympathy from your Harvester Family

Pauline Rentz
   Posted Sat September 03, 2016
Sorry to hear about Norma's passing. She was always smiling and friendly. I enjoyed getting to know her. My prayers are with Jim and the family for comfort and peace. God bless and be with you.