Walter L. “Peanut” Norwood, 65, departed this life on Friday, June 9, 2017, at home, in Millsboro, Del. He was born June 26, 1951. His employment was as a live-haul driver for Townsends Inc., which later became Mountaire, followed by his most recent position a heavy-equipment operator for Independent Transfer Operators.
Norwood was preceded in death by his father, Linford E. Norwood; a half-brother, Darryl N. Norwood; and a half-sister, Evelyn “Bell” Harmon. He is survived by his mother, Elaine Norwood; an uncle, George Walter Norwood; a son, David Norwood and his wife, Courtney; three brothers, Anthony Norwood and his wife, Lisa, Tran Norwood and his wife, Grace, and Joshua Norwood and his wife, Lauren; a sister, Natosha Carmine and her husband, Don; a host of nieces and nephews, many friends too numerous to mention; and a dear friend, Anna.
Viewing and visitation were scheduled for Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Watson Funeral Home, Millsboro, Del. Interment was to follow at Israel United Methodist Church, Lewes, Del.