BLOOMFIELD -- Norman Richard Cruse, 64, died Nov. 20, 2007, at his home.
Born Dec. 16, 1942, in Vanduser, son of the late Charles A. and Verna Mae Miller, he had lived all his life in Stoddard County. He was a retired farmhand and carpenter.
Survivors include: one son, Donald Cruse of Sikeston; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Jerry Cruse, Jackie Cruse and Millard Cruse.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at the Dexter Cemetery. James Malloy of Essex will officiate.
The Watkins and Sons Funeral Home of Dexter is in charge of arrangements.