Dana (Gov. or Dana Bob) Norman age 62 of Reno and formerly of Deport died Sunday afternoon Feb 3 at his residence.
Funeral services will be 2pm Wed Feb 6 at Lamar Avenue Church of Christ with Dr Jay Spencer officiating. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery at Deport under direction of Wood Funeral Home The family will receive friends at the church from 1-2pm Wednesday.
Dana was born Nov 2,1956 in Clarksville, Texas the son of Delbert and Madelin (Bocky) Bell Norman. He was retired from Kimberly Clark after 25 years and worked for Campbell Soup for 15 years. He was a 1975 graduate of Prairieland High School, was choir director for Deport Community Choir in 1985,former member of Deport Volunteer Fire Dept., former member of Prairieland School Board, was a former Lamar County Sheriff Dept reserve and a member of Deport Masonic Lodge. He also played in the band Plank Spankers.
Surviving him is his wife Sharon Norman of Reno, a son Stephen Norman of Powderly, a daughter Amanda Mikulus and husband Ryan of Pflugerville, Texas and a sister Abby Strickland and husband Bo of Deport, stepchildren David Chaney and wife Amanda of Hallsville and Chance Chaney of Bentonville Ark and grandchildren Shayne and Madelin Mikulus, Alyssa and Harper Lee Chaney, Madyson Jones and Kyle and Hayden Osborne