Garry Lee Norman , age 62, of Elk Park passed away on Saturday July 23, 2011 at his residence.
A native of Avery County, he was born April 5, 1949 a son of the late Hubert and Hazel Potter Norman.
He was a self employed painter and enjoyed athletics.
He is survived by his daughter, Cindy Puckett, and her husband, David "Hoppie" of Elk Park; sons, Jeremiah Norman and Tyler Norman, both of Elk Park; grandson, Logan Norman of Elk Park; Special Companion, Sarah Buchanan of Elk Park; Special friends, Kathy Thomas of Elk Park and Robin Puckett of Roan Mountain, TN; a host of extended family and friends.
Funeral services for Garry Lee Norman will be conducted Monday, July 25, 2011 at 6:00 pm in the Grandfather Chapel of Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home with Rev. Keith Gwyn officiating. Interment will follow in the Elk Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm until the service hour Monday evening at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be: Jerry Houston, John Boone, Erik Hicks, Timmy Turbyfill, Bobby Clouser, Roy Dean Teaster, Josh Shoemaker, and James Potter. Honorary pallbearers will be: Plez Potter and Boyd Perry.
Words of comfort and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.rsfh.net.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland is serving the Norman family.