Robert Earl Norman, a resident of the West Side for many years, passed away Sunday. Funeral services will be conducted from the Chapel of the Erickson and Brown Funeral Home Wednesday at 2 p.m. with Bob Marshall, master and Burt Miller, acting master of the Taft Masonic Lodge 426 officiating, assisted by L.F. Romines. Interment will follow in the West Side Cemetery. Mr. Norman was born October 31, 1903 in Bakersfield and for the past three years had resided on a Standard Lease in Lost Hills, He was an employee of the Standard Oil Company and a member of the Taft Lodge 426. Survivors include his widow Grace O., three brothers, Denzei and Homer of Taft and Eugene of Oxnard; mother, Mrs. Nora Shoemaker of Taft, and other relatives.