News and Tribune

April 15, 2013

Norma Jean (Murphy) Bangs, 75; of New Albany

A memorial service for Norma Jean (Murphy) Bangs, 75, of New Albany, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 18, at Legacy Funeral Center, Jeffersonville, with burial at a later date in New Chapel Cemetery. She died Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Robert E. Lee Nursing Home, New Albany.

She is survived by her two daughters, Mary J. Webb and her husband Richard, and Robin L. DeSpain and her husband Michael; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters, Francis Weidner and Sylvia Whelan; and eight nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her mother and father, Lena and Emmitt Murphy; and her son, Mark Bangs.

Expressions of sympathy can take the form of contributions to the Juvenile Diabetes Indiana State Chapter. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.