Kenneth Earl Norman, age 79, of Ulster Drive, Elizabeth City, NC passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at his residence. Born in Norfolk, VA on December 3, 1939 to the late Harold Earl Norman and Janice Lee Cain Norman, he was the husband of Virginia Lee Norman of the home. He worked as a machinist with the Norfolk Shipbuilding and Drydock Corporation and retired from NC Department of Transportation Ferry Maintenance. He loved restoring old cars, listening to country music, and buying new trucks.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Lynette Alexander (Ken) of GA; two sons, Kenneth E. Norman, Jr. of VA and Kelly Norman of NC; six grandchildren, Dr. Heather Stiles (Matt) of NY, Ryan Alexander (Kim) of GA, Amy Rickmond of GA, Jesse Alexander of GA, Kevin Norman of NC, and Kaitlin Norman of NC; and five great grandchildren, Emma, Penelope, Lylah, Liam and Teddy.
No service is planned at this time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 E. Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Norman family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at http://www.TwifordFH.com.