Maryland Norton Biggers, 95, completed her earthly journey Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at Richmond Hospice Haven. She was born in Cumberland County on December 19, 1925, a daughter of the late Edmond David Norton and Ella Jane Wilkes Norton. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Edward Norton, who died in 1972 and her husband, Ralph Biggers, who died in 1979.
She resided most of her life in Richmond County and graduated from Rockingham High School. For many years she and her husband managed the Trailways Bus Station in Rockingham. She previously attended West Rockingham United Methodist Church.
She is survived by one nephew, Joseph T. “Joe” Norton, of Rockingham. Although she had no children, she loved animals, especially dogs, and often cared for several while she was able. She also enjoyed growing flowers and gardening.
No services are planned at this time.
Carter Funeral Home is assisting with final arrangements. Condolences may be posted online at www.carterfuneral.net.