He was employed at Erlanger Hospital.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Viola Harvey; his father, Charles Fifer; grandmother, Leona Smith; sister, Gloria Fifer; and brother Albert Fifer.
He leaves to cherish his memories his devoted wife of 25 years, Tina Cobb Harvey of Chattanooga; his children: Adelia Harris and Norman Harvey Jr. (Crystal) both of Chattanooga, and Christy Cobb-Smith (Carl) of Memphis; brothers and sisters: Jereline Sanders, Maurice Harvey and Sarah Spivey, all of Chattanooga; Nettie Harvey of Albany N.Y., Mary Thomas, Charles Fifer, Linda J. Dotson, Robbie Donelson and Rosemary Porter, all of Chattanooga; sister and brothers-in-law, Gilda McDermott of Athens, Robert (Lois) Cobb of Etowah and Guy Cobb of Athens; grandchildren, Brandon Harris of Chattanooga, Kirby and Jordan Smith of Memphis, Norman Harvey III and Channing Andrews of Chattanooga; great-grandson, Caleb Johnson of Chattanooga; and a host of nieces, nephews, friends and family to cherish his memories.
Services will be held Saturday, May 18, 2013, at 12 at Taylor Funeral Home, with Dr. Willie Paul, pastor/teacher officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before the service from 11 a.m. to noon.
Interment will follow at Greenhill Cemetery in Etowah.
M.D. Dotson and Sons Funeral Home, Cleveland, is in charge of all arrangements.