Norman Kelly O’Connor, 90, passed away on Friday, November 5, 2021 at North Mississippi Medical Center- West Point. He was born on January 17, 1931 in Aberdeen to the late Michael Daniel O’Connor, Sr. and Lillie Mae Belue O’Connor. Norman attended Aberdeen School and at the age of 18, he enlisted into the United States Army. He honorably served in Germany during the Korean Conflict. He married Madge Mae Janway on January 25, 1952. Together they moved to Fort Worth where Norman retired after 37 years of service from the City of Fort Worth as a surveyor. Always staying busy, he enjoyed working on cars and gardening. While in Texas, they attended Friendship Baptist Church in Hurst where he faithfully served as deacon, treasurer and many other capacities.
He is survived by his daughter, Karen Kay O’Connor, Aberdeen; grandson, Steven Mark Luker, West Point; brother, Robert Ray O’Connor, West Point; a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he is preceded in death by a sister, Frankie Earlene O’Connor Ming; brothers, Michael Daniel O’Connor, Jr. and Leroy O’Connor.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at Tisdale Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen with Bro. Chuck Moffett officiating. Burial will follow in Oddfellows Rest Cemetery.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, prior to the service from 1 PM until 1:45 PM
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