Esther Arlean Perkins Norvell, 62 of Cornelius died April 19, 2017. She was born on June 30, 1954 in Columbus, OH to
Edith Roberts Perkins and the late Herbert Perkins. She graduated from CPCC in 2012. She moved to Chicago, IL where she attended Simeon Vocational High School and met her husband of 42 years, Johnny Norvell, Sr. In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by her son, Johnny Norvell, Jr.; daughters, Johnesta Wood, Jahaan Davis and Allecia Norvell; siblings, Deborah, Michael, Monzetta, Christopher, Larry, and Carolyn; 12 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. The service to celebrate her life will be held at 3 PM Sunday, April 23 in the chapel of James Funeral Home. Visitation will be one hour prior.
James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family. www.jamesfuneralhomeLKN.com