Rose Frogene Normand, 81, years of age, entered into her eternal rest on July 2, 2020.
Ms. Normand was born on April 24, 1939, in Bendale, Mississippi to her parents E. W. and Estelle Normand. Ms. Normand grew up in Wildfork, Alabama on the family farm. She attended A.D. Kelly Jr. High School in Wallace, Alabama before transferring to W.S. Neal in East Brewton, Alabama where she graduated High School in 1957. Frogene was very popular among her peers. She belonged to many school organizations, was a band majorette, and was voted Most Attractive by her classmates.
Married to William Lee Golden in 1957, she lived in Dixonville, Florida, while her three sons were born. In 1965 she moved to Nashville, Tennessee to live and raise her family. Ms. Normand’s professional life was spent working in the business of banking and finance. After raising her boys, she married Leon Bruton in 1982 and made homes in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Georgia. As her family grew, she became the loving and devoted “GG” to her grandchildren, eventually settling back in her hometown of Brewton, Alabama
Frogene was known for her beautiful smile, her magnetic personality, and her love of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Anyone who knew Frogene understood her love of family and faith. She was a beloved mother, loving sister, and faithful friend
Ms. Normand was preceded in death by: E.W. Normand (father) Estelle Normand (mother), E. W. Normand Jr. “Buddy” (brother)
Survivors include Sons: William Lee Golden Jr. “Rusty”, Marlin Craig Golden, and Christopher Normand Golden.
Brothers: Leo Franklin Normand (Judy), Charles Alva Normand (Lois) / Sisters: Rowena Hayes, Opal Hearon, Patricia Coffey, Priscilla Adkisson (Jimmy) / Grandchildren: Lee Rush, Marlin Craig II, Kaitlyn Rose, Elizabeth Frogene, Rebekah Mae “Chai”, & Elijah Normand Golden. Great Grandchildren: Kye Owen, Elayna Skye /Former Husbands: William Lee Golden (father of her sons), Leon Bruton and stepchildren (Terry and Becky) Ms. Normand leaves behind many nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
Pall Bearers: Lee Rush Golden, Marlin Golden, Elijah Golden, Carl Normand, Van Normand, Ron Golden, Keith Rowell,
Honorary Pall Bearers: Leo Normand, Alva Normand, William Lee Golden, Dr. Jimmy Adkisson, Rayford Lowery, Leon Bruton, & Terry Bruton.
Visitation will be held Monday afternoon July 6, 2020, from 1:00 until 2:00 P.M. at the Brewton First Baptist Church Brewton, Alabama.
Funeral Services are scheduled for Monday afternoon July 6, 2020, at 2:00 P.M. at the Brewton First Baptist Church with Rev. Cavin Cawthon officiating. Private Family Interment will be held in Golden Memorial Holiness Church Cemetery Dixonville/Jay, Florida with WILLIAMS MEMORIAL CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME OF BREWTON, ALABAMA DIRECTING.