Patricia G. “Patsy” Norman – Age 72 of Portland, TN went to be with the Lord on March 23, 2015. Patsy was born on July 31, 1942 in Nashville, TN. She was a graduate of Gallatin High School. She was a woman of faith and a longtime member of GodWhy Church. Patsy will forever be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt. She cared very much for every member of her family. During her working years she was a credit analyst for Taylor Impressions, now known as Fujifilm. She was very dedicated to her career and retired after many years of service. When remembering Patsy, her family recalled her love of flowers and gardening. You could say she had a green thumb! She enjoyed decorating her home for all of the holidays. Aside from gardening and decorating, Patsy was an avid football fan. She was very passionate about her Florida State Seminoles. She touched the lives of many, and will be missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cleve Michael Norman; parents, George and Katherine Kiber; grandmother, Lula Boone Underwood; brother-in-law, Rickey Harris; Sister-in-law, Carolyn Kiber.
She is survived by her children, Thomas Randy (Darlene) Kirk and Mitzi Kirk (Jim) Reed; grandchildren, Terence Kirk and J.T. Reed; great-grandchildren, Addyson, Haylee, and Autumn Kirk; brother, George M. “Mickey” Kiber; sister, Kathy K. Harris; Nephews, Scot Kiber, Troy Kiber, and Mark Harris; her loving companion of twenty years, “Tess” the Jack Russell Terrier.
The family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks for the wonderful care given to Patsy and her family by, Tracy Webb, Cindy Holt, Jackie Poole, and Fran Parker.
A Life Celebration will be held on Friday, March 27 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Crestview Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crestview Memory Gardens. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 26 from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. and then again Friday from 11 a.m. until the hour of service at CRESTVIEW FUNERAL HOME 1623 Hwy 109 N, Gallatin, TN 37066 (615) 452-1943 crestviewfh.com