Another leaf has fallen from the tree of life, Norman Eugene Eaker, 81, passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in Roswell, New Mexico. Please take a moment and share a kind thought or memory with Norman’s family at www.andersonbethany.com.
SERVICES: In honor of Norman, no services will be held.
On October 12, 1937, Norman was born in Artesia, NM, to Charles W. Eaker and Jessie Baily. He graduated from Artesia High School. Norman was married to Betty McHenry, who preceded him in death. Prior to retirement, he worked as a laborer. Norman’s greatest joy in life was playing the guitar and making memories with his children and grandchildren. Norman’s spirit, smile, and presence will be greatly missed, and the memories he shared with his family and friends will forever remain in their hearts.
SURVIVORS: Those left to eternally cherish beautiful memories of Norman are his son, Kent and wife Margie; daughters: Tina and husband Dale, Shelly and husband Matt; daughter-in-law, Sylvia Eaker; grandchildren: Teresa Gray, Kathy Eaker, Cheryal, Johnny, Bill, Tomas, Matthew Eaker, Hezekiah Eaker, Bettina McKinley, Annie, Suesill, Daleonda Colliss; and sisters: Betty, Bonnie, Carolyn, Rita, and Hazel.
PRECEDED: Preceding Norman in death: his wife, Betty McHenry; son, Danny Eaker; grandchildren: Kent Eaker II, Teressa Shields, Charles Eaker, Jessie Baily; parents, Charles W. Eaker and Jessie Baily; and sisters: Hazel Eaker, Rita Draper, Bonnie Eaker, and Carolyn Eaker.
Norman’s family would like to extend a special “Thank You” to Sylvia Eaker.