Bud Norman (THOMSON, Ga.)

THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. Bud Norman, 87, beloved husband of Mrs. Sue Norman, of Hillcrest Drive, died Sunday, August 03, 2008 at his residence. Funeral services will be at 2:30 pm Wednesday, August 6, 2008 in the Little Brier Creek Baptist Church with Dr. Randy Dunaway and Rev. Bill Seaman officiating. Burial will be in the Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Mr. Norman was the son of the late Fred and Barbara Norman. He was born in McCormick S.C., but had lived in Thomson for many years. He was the owner-operator of Thomson Tire & Retreading Co. for the past 50 years. He was a Navy Veteran of W.W. II. He was a member of the Little Brier Creek Baptist Church. He was a member of the Thomson Shrine Club and was a member of the Masonic Lodge #011. He was a member of the Cattlemen Association, where he was named Cattleman of the Year. He was preceded in death by his grandson, Brandon Norman and four brothers, Clemon Norman, Garland Norman, Clarence Norman, and Grady Norman. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Sue Norman; his son, Mr. Marvin (Iris) Norman; his granddaughter, Ms. Amanda Norman; his special nephews, Jimmy (Faye) Norman and Scott (Pam) Huff; his four sisters, Miss Nannie Mae Norman, Mrs. Ruby (Clifton) Pulliam, Mrs. Gazzie (Alex) Hobbs, and Miss Colleen 'Sis' Norman; special friends, Mr. Simon 'Pee Wee' Morgan and Mr. David Hicks; his sister-in-law, Mrs. Jeanette Norman; and several nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Doug Norman, Freddie Norman, Allan Hobbs, Leslie Winter, Chris Norman, and Colby Prior. Honorary pallbearers will be the Thomson Shrine Club. Donations may be made to the Little Brier Creek Baptist Church, C/O Julia Massey, Mt Pleasant Road, Thomson Ga 30824. Friends may call at the residence or at the Curtis Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday night at the funeral home. You may sign the online guestbook at www.curtisfuneralhome.com . Curtis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-August 5, 2008