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Transition of Former Episcopal Supervisor Mary Ann Norris

Live-Streaming Information for the Life Celebration of Mother Mary Ann Norris

The service will be streamed live on the St. Matthew, Philadelphia Facebook Page beginning at 11AM Eastern Standard Time.

Click on the link below to access the Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/stmatthewphila

Bishop E. Earl McLoud, Jr. is the officiant and Bishop Gregory G. M. Ingram is the eulogist.

Service Arrangements for Mother Mary Ann Norris, Former Episcopal Supervisor:

Home Going Services for Mother Mary Ann Norris, former Episcopal Supervisor, wife of Bishop Richard F. Norris, mother of Rev. Richard F. Norris II and Rev. Marcellus A. Norris are as follows:

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Viewing: 9:00 a.m.
Service: 11:00 a.m.

St. Matthew A.M.E. Church
215 North 57th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139

Rev. Vernon Byrd, Pastor

Bishop Gregory G.M. Ingram, Officiating

Bishop Philip R. Cousin, Sr., Eulogist

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Wilberforce University and Payne Theological Seminary.

Wilberforce University
1055 N. Bickett Rd.
P.O. Box 1001
Wilberforce, OH 45384
(937) 376-2911
https://giving.wilberforce.edu

Payne Theological Seminary
1230 Wilberforce-Clifton Road
P.O. Box 474
Wilberforce, OH45384
(937) 376-2946
http://payne.edu/give/friend/

Sympathy cards made be mailed to:

Bishop Richard F. Norris & Family
1626 North 72nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19151

Lodging and Transportation Information

The First Episcopal District will provide transportation for all Bishops, Supervisors, General Officers and Elected Connectional Officers.

Persons must call the First District Office, 215.662.0506 TODAY by 4:30 p.m. with your travel information. Ask for Brenda Merrill.

Hotel Information:
There is a room block at the Sheraton Hotel.

Sheraton Hotel
3549 Chestnut (36th and Chestnut)
Philadelphia, PA
The rate is $130 plus tax.
This is for Tuesday, Feb. 13 only.

Call: Phone: (215) 387-8000
Ask for the AME Room block.

OR Click hotel link: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1802123983&key=241D7EE5

Should you have further questions, please contact the First District Office:

FIRST EPISCOPAL DISTRICT AMEC
3801 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-0506
FAX: (215) 662-0199
Bishop Gregory G.M. Ingram, Presiding Prelate
Rev. Dr. Jessica K. Ingram, Episcopal Supervisor