CPT Norman L. Brantley was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 06/02/2006 at the age of 61.8
Ocilla, GA
Flight Classes 68-22 and 68-32
Date of Birth 08/21/1944
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by Barry Geller, Invoice

More detail on this person: OCILLA - Norman L. Brantley, 61, of the Pinetta Community of Irwin County, Georgia, died Friday, June 2, 2006 at Emory University Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, June 5, 2006, at Central United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Steve Waldorf and the Rev. B.J. Funk officiating. Interment will follow in Pinetta Cemetery, Irwin County. Visitation will be held today (Sunday) from 7 p.m.-9 p.m. at the funeral home in Ocilla.

Mr. Brantley was born August 21, 1944 in Alamo, Georgia to the late Lester and Eloyce Maddox Brantley. He was a graduate of Armstrong State University and the University of Colorado School of Banking. He was Chief Executive Officer, South Georgia Division of Planter's First Banks. He was an active member of Central United Methodist Church, where he served on various committees. Mr. Brantley was a volunteer with the Boy Scouts of America and received the Silver Beaver Award. He was a Captain in the U.S. Army serving as a helicopter pilot during the Vietnam War, where he was awarded the Purple Heart Medal. Mr. Brantley was a member of the Fitzgerald Rotary Club and American Legion Post 100. As Post Commander, he was instrumental in the recent erection of the Ocilla-Irwin County Veterans' Memorial.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Mulkey Brantley of the Pinetta Community of Irwin County; son, Blake (Kay) Brantley of Albany; brother, Harold Brantley of Sumner; and two sisters, Faith Tyson of Tifton, and Mary Ann Bryan of Sparks.

The family suggests those desiring to send memorials or make donations to Central United Methodist Church, Fitzgerald or the Boy Scouts of America.

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