Norma Jean Smith (Phelps)
January 26, 2023
Norma Jean Smith, 71, of Salome, Arizona and Hereford, CO, born November 12, 1951, passed away December 28, 2022.
She was born in Wheatland, WY to Preble and Norma Phelps. She graduated high school from East High School in Cheyenne, WY in 1970 and graduated from the University of Wyoming with a business education degree in 1975. She then taught business for 3 years in Rawlins, WY. On June 17, 1978 she married Gary W. Smith of Carpenter, WY. She then taught business in Grover, CO for 3 years before becoming a mother and farm wife. She spent 27 years as a postal rural route carrier in Carpen...