The American actress passed away on 13 October at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, it has been confirmed.
She was 61.
Her co-star Kevin Spacey was among the first to honour the actress. “RIP Elizabeth Norment. We all loved her and she leaves a void in all of us here at HoC's,” he tweeted.
Production team MRC, who put the popular Netflix series together, also paid tribute to the late star.
"Elizabeth Norment was a talented actress with a beautiful spirit who touched the entire House of Cards family," a spokesperson told the Hollywood Reporter.
RIP Elizabeth Norment. We all loved her and she leaves a void in all of us here at HoC's.Kevin Spacey (@KevinSpacey) October 28, 2014
"Everyone at House of Cards is deeply saddened by Elizabeth's passing," the show’s writer, Beau Willemon, added
"She was a talented actress, a warm soul and a good friend to us all. It's still unclear as to how the show plans on dealing with Elizabeth's absence."
As well as House of Cards, Norment appeared on Law & Order and All My Children.
She is survived by her mother, her brother Clarence, three sisters Kate, Sarah and Martha and six nieces and nephews.Reuse content