Norma “Grace” Kitchens, 84, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019 in Lakeland, Florida and was a lifelong resident. Grace was a homemaker and member of New Home Baptist Church where she was the pianist for over 45 years.
Proceeded in death by her husband John Kitchens, brother Milton Bartlett, and sister Belle Brock. She is survived by her Daughters; Debbie (Kent) Lineberger, Brenda Wilcox, and Shirley (Steve) Shankles, grandchildren; Maria (Jon) Friedt, Chris (Mindi) Marion, Caley (Mike) Brown, Liz, Tyler and Cody Shankles, Kelley (Kevin) Smith, Katie Lineberger and great grandchildren: Caleb and Hannah Friedt, Madyson and Ryleigh Marion, Brody and Cooper Brown, Brinley Smith, Jaxton and Kennedy Back; Sister-in-laws Mary Hornsby, Mae Bartlett, Jeannine Kitchens, brother-in-law Tommy (Donna) Kitchens and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Monday (5/13/19) 10am -11am at New Home Baptist Church. Funeral Service will follow at 11am. Graveside service at New Home Cemetery. If desired, donations may be made in Norma Grace Kitchens name to: Good Shepard Hospice Lakeland.