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403 North Austin Avenue
Lamesa, TX 79331
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Norman Mays Stewart

November 24, 1923 - October 11, 2017

Graveside services for Norman Mays Stewart, 93, of Lubbock, formerly of Lamesa, will be held Monday, October 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Dawson County Cemetery with Pastor Elgin Conner officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Branon Funeral Home. He passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017 in Lubbock. Norman was born November 24, 1923 in Jacksboro, TX to Norman Leslie and Helen (Mays) Stewart. He married Bobbie Branch May 30, 1943 in Milford, TX. She preceded him in death January 10, 2011. They were married 67 years. After graduating high school he took three hundred dollars and everything he owned and took a Greyhound Bus to the University of Texas in Austin where he graduated in 1943 with a degree in Pharmacy. Norman moved to Lamesa in 1964 where he was very involved in the community and business development. He was a pharmacist and a banker. He also owned farmland east of Lamesa in the Key area. After retiring from First National Bank, he and Bobbie moved to Raider Ranch in 2007 where he proudly wore his burnt orange among the sea of red and black. Norman often reminisced about riding a horse to school as a child and living to see man walk on the moon. He and Bobbie were members of First United Methodist Church. Norman is survived by his son, Mark Stewart and wife, Lois of San Angelo; 5 grandsons; and 8 great-grandchildren. He is also preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Jan Stewart; his second wife, Kathryn Taylor Stewart; and sisters, Kathryn Boaz, and Neva Jo Jackson. To send condolences online, please visit


Norman Mays Stewart
November 24, 1923 - October 11, 2017


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