Earnest Norman Small
May 28, 1950 -
September 15, 2016

Visitation

September 18, 2016
12 - 2 p.m.

Service 

September 18, 2016
2 p.m.

Interment

Obituary

A celebration of life for Mr. Earnest “Norman” Small, age 66, of Fayetteville, TN, will be conducted Sunday, September 18, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery. Mr. Small passed away Thursday, September 15, 2016 at his residence.

Mr. Small was a native of Lincoln County, TN, the son of the late Roman Eugene and Nellie Mae Bright Small. He was a store keeper at AEDC in Tullahoma, TN. He was loved by all who knew him and he loved to fish.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years Dorothy Hairston Small of Fayetteville, TN, son Eric Norman (Holly) Small of Chattanooga, TN, grandson Henry Beckham Small of Chattanooga, TN, siblings J.C. (Juanita) Dunlap of Tullahoma, TN, Gleason (Regina) Small of Greenbury, MD, nieces Wanda (Harold) Bryant, Wanetta Brown, Gina (Anthony) King, Angela (Steve) Wright, and Jamie (Kristin) Brown. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings Juease Dunlap, Buford Dunlap and Geraldine Cooper.

Visitation with the family will be Sunday, September 18, 2016 from 12 until 2 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.

Video Services

19 Comments

  1. Jackie, Carter, and Rickey Bryant

    Dorothy and Eric, we are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God bless you and give you peace. Sending hugs to you both.

    Reply
  2. Jeanie Hyde

    So sorry to hear of the passing of your Husband.
    You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  3. Jim and Jill Roark

    Dorothy,
    Our condolences on the passing of your beloved husband. We just heard of his passing this morning and regret that we missed his service. May God wrap his arms around you and ease the anguish and hurt that you are surely enduring.
    In Christian love,
    Jim and Jill

    Reply
  4. Matt & Cindy sanders

    We are so sorry for your loss. Know that you are in out thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  5. Brenda & Joe Burns

    Dorothy and Family .I am so sorry for your Loss. May God watch over and guide you through these most difficult times .You are all in my prayers!

    Reply
  6. The Rev. Fonda Blair

    So sorry for your great loss. I pray God’s comfort to you now and the days ahead and years. You will see him again on the other side but in the meantime He will be watching from the portals of heaven praying and Cheering all of you on. Blessings, prayers and thoughts are sent your way.

    Reply
  7. Minnie Henderson

    Extending sincere sympathy to the family.

    Reply
  8. Maryse Buck

    Dorothy, I am so sorry for your loss.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Reply
  9. Wayne Jeans

    Dorothy,
    I’m so sorry to hear about Norman ( Rooster ). I’ll always remember when we was little boys and tried to get some baby chicks and the mother hen got us good . From that day on I called him Rooster.

    Reply
  10. Ronnie McElroy & Family

    Dorothy, Eric, and your entire family I was extremely sadden to hear of your tragic loss. May God everlasting love and grace embraced your family during these trying times . Love Always

    Reply
  11. Nancy Barnett Darnall

    Dorothy,
    I am so sorry to hear of your loss.

    Reply
  12. Evelyn Askins Brown

    Dorothy, please accept my sincerest condolences for the loss of your husband. Praying that your family finds comfort in those precious memories and the love of God.

    Reply
  13. Paula Baker

    Dorothy, I’m so sorry for your loss Wayne always said what a nice person Norman was. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  14. Carolyn Brooks

    Dorothy, know that I’m thinking of you and you are in my prayers. Thankful he is no longer suffering. Love you –

    Reply
  15. Jimmy & Faye Ellis

    Dorothy, so sorry for your loss.you will be in our thoughts and prayers

    Reply
  16. Walter & MARY WRIGHT

    Walter and Norman were in the same class. I used to see him and others coming home from work. we used to meet on the Lynchburg/Tullahoma Hwy. Prayer with you and the family.

    Reply
  17. Ann Young

    Dorothy, Eric and family,,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers will continue to be with your family.

    Reply
  18. Sandra Arnold

    Dorothy I am so sorry to hear about Norman. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  19. Carolyn S. Thompson

    Dorothy, I am so sorry to hear of Norman’s passing. I know exactly what you are going thru right now and you have my sincere sympathy.

    Reply

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19 Comments

  1. Jackie, Carter, and Rickey Bryant

    Dorothy and Eric, we are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God bless you and give you peace. Sending hugs to you both.

    Reply
  2. Jeanie Hyde

    So sorry to hear of the passing of your Husband.
    You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  3. Jim and Jill Roark

    Dorothy,
    Our condolences on the passing of your beloved husband. We just heard of his passing this morning and regret that we missed his service. May God wrap his arms around you and ease the anguish and hurt that you are surely enduring.
    In Christian love,
    Jim and Jill

    Reply
  4. Matt & Cindy sanders

    We are so sorry for your loss. Know that you are in out thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  5. Brenda & Joe Burns

    Dorothy and Family .I am so sorry for your Loss. May God watch over and guide you through these most difficult times .You are all in my prayers!

    Reply
  6. The Rev. Fonda Blair

    So sorry for your great loss. I pray God’s comfort to you now and the days ahead and years. You will see him again on the other side but in the meantime He will be watching from the portals of heaven praying and Cheering all of you on. Blessings, prayers and thoughts are sent your way.

    Reply
  7. Minnie Henderson

    Extending sincere sympathy to the family.

    Reply
  8. Maryse Buck

    Dorothy, I am so sorry for your loss.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Reply
  9. Wayne Jeans

    Dorothy,
    I’m so sorry to hear about Norman ( Rooster ). I’ll always remember when we was little boys and tried to get some baby chicks and the mother hen got us good . From that day on I called him Rooster.

    Reply
  10. Ronnie McElroy & Family

    Dorothy, Eric, and your entire family I was extremely sadden to hear of your tragic loss. May God everlasting love and grace embraced your family during these trying times . Love Always

    Reply
  11. Nancy Barnett Darnall

    Dorothy,
    I am so sorry to hear of your loss.

    Reply
  12. Evelyn Askins Brown

    Dorothy, please accept my sincerest condolences for the loss of your husband. Praying that your family finds comfort in those precious memories and the love of God.

    Reply
  13. Paula Baker

    Dorothy, I’m so sorry for your loss Wayne always said what a nice person Norman was. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  14. Carolyn Brooks

    Dorothy, know that I’m thinking of you and you are in my prayers. Thankful he is no longer suffering. Love you –

    Reply
  15. Jimmy & Faye Ellis

    Dorothy, so sorry for your loss.you will be in our thoughts and prayers

    Reply
  16. Walter & MARY WRIGHT

    Walter and Norman were in the same class. I used to see him and others coming home from work. we used to meet on the Lynchburg/Tullahoma Hwy. Prayer with you and the family.

    Reply
  17. Ann Young

    Dorothy, Eric and family,,
    I am so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers will continue to be with your family.

    Reply
  18. Sandra Arnold

    Dorothy I am so sorry to hear about Norman. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

    Reply
  19. Carolyn S. Thompson

    Dorothy, I am so sorry to hear of Norman’s passing. I know exactly what you are going thru right now and you have my sincere sympathy.

    Reply

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