Norma Jean Storts

7 October 1931–8 October 2013 (Age 82)
Driggs, Logan, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Norma Jean

When Norma Jean Storts was born on 7 October 1931, in Driggs, Logan, Arkansas, United States, her father, John Wallace Storts, was 38 and her mother, Blanche Shelton, was 26. She married Lonnie Wilder Pearson JR on 9 July 1961, in Haywood, Tennessee, United States. She lived in Logan, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Driggs Township, Logan, Arkansas, United States in 1940. She died on 8 October 2013, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Green Hill Memorial Gardens, Sapulpa, Creek, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lonnie Wilder Pearson JR
Norma Jean Storts
Marriage: 9 July 1961

Spouse and Children

    Lonnie Wilder Pearson JR



9 July 1961
Haywood, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Wallace Storts





    Lawrence Curtis Storts



World Events (8)


Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1941 · Comanche Code Talkers

Age 10

Many Native Americans from Oklahoma were once again employed as code talkers during WWII to create a code impenetrable by enemies. Rather than Choctaw, a Comanche-language code was developed. Several of these men were sent to invade Normandy to send messages. None of the men were killed and the Comanche code was never broken. 
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 24

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Storz .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

Norma Jean Storts

Norma Jean Storts Mikles Birth: Oct. 7, 1931 Driggs Logan County Arkansas, USA Death: Oct. 8, 2013 Oklahoma, USA Sapulpa, OK- Norma Mikles, 82, homemaker, died Tuesday. Service 2 p.m. Friday, Gree …

Sources (2)

  • Norma G Storts in household of Wallace J Storts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Norma Jean Storts Mikles, "Find A Grave Index"

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