Obituary: Paula Mae Sanderson Norris (June 3, 1977 – Nov. 2, 2012)

By Submitted November 08, 2012 12:00 am

Paula Mae Sanderson Norris, 35, passed away on November 2, 2012, in Klamath. She was born on June 3, 1977, in Phoenix, Ariz., later moving to Del Norte County where she was surrounded by family and friends. Her hobbies included Indian bead work, fishing and camping.  Paula’s favorite song was  “This Little Light Of  Mine.”


She is survived by her children Wa-Kel; Michael; Se-get; Noah and one grandson. Mother Connie Eileen Norris and father Larry Zane Hendrix. Siblings Shelly  John and Phenefetoo Elston; uncle Jack Norris; aunts P-Nut (Marilynn Norris), Burgy (Malverine George), Sammy (Valerie Norris). Great-aunts Frances Snider and Myrtle Waggoner. Great-Uncle Ellis Waggoner and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Celebration of Life services and potluck will be held on Friday, November 9, at 10 a.m. at the Klamath Community Hall in Klamath, Calif.

Please sign the family’s online guestbook at wiersmortu

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.