Obituaries » James R. Norman
October 27, 1952 - October 6, 2019
James Richard Norman, 66, formerly of Fort Scott, passed away Sunday, October 6, 2019, at his home in Winfield, Kansas. He was born October 27, 1952, in Fort Scott, the son of Freeman and Inez (Kynard) Norman.
James was a graduate of Fort Scott High School with the class of 1971, in March of 1972 he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps., he served in Vietnam, later transferring to the Marine Corps Reserve as the U.S. was diminishing its presence there. He was a skilled Machinist having been employed in the manufacturing industry.
James is survived by three sons, Andre Willard of Winfield, Kansas, Carl Norman of Warrensburg, Missouri, and Zaverick Norman of Winfield, Kansas, two daughters, Marnessa Norman of Wichita, Kansas, and Raven Norman of Winfield, Kansas, two step-sons, Quiney Riley of Winfield, Kansas, and Carlos McKenzie of Winfield, Kansas, one sisters, Roxanna Fisher, of Winfield, Kansas, 13 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Stella Riley Norman, and a sister, Laverna Butler.
Funeral Services for James Norman will be at 11:30 a.m., Friday, November 15, 2019, at the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Fort Scott National Cemetery with Military Honors presented by Representatives of the United States Marine Corps Funeral Detail.