Norma Grace Garris went home to be with the Lord on June 2, 2021.
She was born July 27, 1929 to Gustav and Anna-Stina Freeman in Chicago IL. She graduated from the American Art Academy where she met the love of her life, Dan Garris.
They went on to have professional art careers, working side by side until Dan's death.
She had a very accomplished life, but it all paled to her relationship with Jesus. He was her life.
She leaves behind her daughter Diana and husband Bill Upton; daughter Christina and husband Kevin Boyd; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Published in The Journal on Jun. 7, 2021.