Ernest Taylor Nordstrom Sr.


Mr. Ernest Taylor Nordstrom Sr., 95, husband of the late Emily Marsh Nordstrom and a resident of Exmore, passed away Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at Heritage Hall Healthcare in Nassawadox. A native of Eastville, he was the son of the late Charles Nordstrom and the late Bertha Lee Taylor Nordstrom. He was a retired insurance agent for Home Beneficial Life Insurance Company and a member of Exmore Baptist Church.

  He is survived by two children, Brenda N. Donaldson, of Exmore, and E. T. Nordstrom Jr. and his wife, Bonnie, of Belle Haven; a brother, Robert Larsen Nordstrom and his wife, Juanita, of Chesapeake; two granddaughters, Lindsay N. Quirk and her husband, Brendan, of Richmond, and Bryce Nordstrom, of Exmore. He was predeceased by two brothers, Elton Nordstrom and David Nordstrom; and three sisters, Bertha Lee Burton, Thelma Bradford, and Gladys Lumley.

  A graveside service was held Sunday, Oct. 13,2019, at Belle Haven Cemetery with the Rev. Jonathan Carpenter officiating. Memorials may be made to Exmore Baptist Church, 11624 Occohannock Road, Exmore, VA 23350.

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  Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.

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