Merced Sun Star (Merced, CA.)
July 22, 2000, page A-2
 
Obituaries
 
Dortha Norris, 72
Health care provider
 
 Dortha "Vaughn" Norris, a seven year resident of Atwater, died Thursday in Atwater.
 
 Mrs. Norris was born November 6, 1927 in Anadarko, Okla. She was a health care provider. She was a member of Rebecca's Odd Fellows of Merced, the Veteran's of Foreign Wars of Winton, the Senior Center Club of Atwater, and was also a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Livingston.
 
 Survivors include her husband, Harris Norris of Atwater, daughters, Linda Cox of Oklahoma City, Okla., Donna Hundwardsen of Winton, and Zella Cottrell of Atwater, sons, George Vaughn of Winton, Robert Vaughn of White Canyon, and Wayne Vaughn of Winton; sisters, Ruby Higgins of Atwater, Jenne Carr of Oklahoma, Virginia Blogin of San Jose, and Betty Thatcher of Winton; brothers, Virgil Coucher and Johnny Coucher, both of Oklahoma; 13 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. 

Transcribed by: Alma Stone