- Ada, Oklahoma

July 16, 2013

Norma Drury

The Ada News


Graveside services for Norma Lee “Norm” Drury, 80, Altus, were Monday, July 8, 2013, at Olustee Cemetery.

Mrs. Drury died July 4, 2013, at English Village Manor. She was born April 27, 1933, to James Grady and Dessie Ellen (Grant) Osborne in Olustee. She attended school in Olustee and studied early childhood development at WOSC. On Nov. 12, 1965, she married Paul Drury in Altus.

She attended the Church of Christ.  

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one grandson, Kellan Dane Drury; three brothers, Bill, Virgil and Howard Osborne; and one nephew, Larry Osborne. 

Survivors include a special friend, Jess Brown, Altus; four daughters, Sue Payne and husband, Connie, of Altus, Pam Harris and husband, Frank, of Altus, Dean Groves and husband, Lonnie, of Maysville, Paula Jordan and husband, Gary, of Grand Prairie, Texas; two sons, Mike Drury and wife, LeAnn, of Altus, Terry Drury of Idabel;  one brother, Arthur “Slim” Osborne of Gruver, Texas; one aunt, Mary Bilbrey of Altus; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; a special niece, Denice Sadler, who was like a daughter; Denice’s husband, Tommy, and their children, Jodi and Randy; a special nephew, Chad Osborne; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Olustee Scholarship Fund or the Olustee Cemetery.

Online tributes may be made at

Kincannon Funeral Home, Kingston