Norman B. Boone

Norman B. Boone

Norman B. Boone

Norman B. Boone, 75, of Beaumont, Texas, passed away on Sunday, March 9, 2014, at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont.

His funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Broussard’s. A family committal will be held at Broussard’s Crematorium in Beaumont.

A gathering of Norman’s family and friends will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas.

He was born on June 23, 1938, in Jennings, to Geneva Boone Kratzer and Jim Boone.

Norman served on the Beaumont Police Dept. and Jefferson County Sheriff’s Dept. and later became a partner in the Morgan Boone Ford Dealership in Jasper, Texas.

Norman will be remembered for his generous spirit, his honesty and integrity, his gruff voice and his love for his family.

He leaves his beloved wife of 55 years, DeWillia; a daughter, Rachel (Mark) Griffin of Port Neches, Texas; a granddaughter, Amanda (David) Jenkins of Lumberton, Texas; a grandson, Collin (Maia) Tomberlin of LeMoore, Calif.; and four much-loved great-grandchildren, Samantha and Addison Tomberlin and Even and Graham Jenkins.

Honorary pallbearers will be his lifelong friends, Gary Capo, Carl Morgan, Pinky Reynolds, Bobby Jones, Paul Prince, Bobby Sherrod and Lee Hancock.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 841125, Dallas, Texas 75284 or Harbor Hospice 2450 North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas 77713.

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