Norman Leslie Sheets

Published 2:29 pm Saturday, April 13, 2019

Norman Leslie Sheets, 91, of Kill Devil Hills, died April 7, 2019. He was predeceased by wife Verna Dean Sheets.

Born in Cass, West Virginia on June 25, 1928, he was the son of the late Charles L. Sheets and Cora Smith Sheets and was predeceased by sisters Esther and Catherine.

Norman was a graduate of Green Bank High School and Glenville State College in West Virginia. He pursued his education by receiving his masters degree and doctorate of education from West Virginia University. Norman taught at Davis & Elkins College, Temple University, West Chester State College and Towson State University and was a Coast Guard veteran. Norman and his wife moved to Southern Shores in 2011.

Get the latest headlines sent to you

Survivors include daughters Deana Kay Hastings and husband Michael and Stephanie Jan Eanes and husband Sandy Eanes; grandchildren Zachary, Clark, Abigail, Rex and Hannah; and two great-grandchildren.

A joint celebration of life will be held at Kitty Hawk United Methodist Church, May 25 at 11 a.m. for Norman Leslie Sheets and Verna Dean Sheets.

Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at