Lula Belle Nutter


Lula Belle Nutter, 87, of Shelbyville, Texas passed away on Sunday, September 10, 2017 in Center, Texas. She was born on June 20, 1930 in Hico, West Virginia to Walter Lee Norman and Minnie Belle Carte Norman.  Visitation will be held from 6pm to 8pm on Friday, September 15, 2017 at Mangum Funeral Home. To send condolences or to sign an online register, please visit

Lula was born and raised in Hico, West Virginia where she graduated from Hico High School. After graduation, Lula married Lyle Clifford “Buck” Nutter on February 24, 1950 and she made a life as a homemaker. Lula enjoyed leading a simple life, but one full of laughter and love. She knew her way around the kitchen and loved cooking. She also had a great time on trips to the casino. Most of all, Lula treasured the moments spent with her children and grandchildren.

Lula is survived by:
Clifford Nutter and wife, Denise
Rick Nutter and wife, Jan

Cindy Tate and husband, Don
Bonnie Hawver and husband, Ken

David Ford and wife, Lien
Jeremy Ford and wife, Myra
Chane Stanley and wife, Janet
Janan Kent and husband, Eric
John Nutter and wife, Shareal
Brad Nutter and wife, Lori
Josh Hawver and wife, Katie
Brittany Bland and husband, Matt

Fifteen great-grandchildren

One great-great-grandchild.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Lyle Clifford “Buck” Nutter; her parents, Walter and Minnie Belle Norman; one son, Teddy Nutter; brothers, JC Norman, Lee “Shorty” Norman, Leonard Norman, Odie Norman, and Clinton “CC” Norman; and sisters Blaine Norman and Rachel Norman.
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