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Norma Lee Mitchell Drager

Norma Lee Mitchell Drager, 75, passed away peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior n Sunday, June 3, 2018.  She was born in Sand Springs, Oklahoma on August 30, 1942 to Ausborn and Vera Mitchell.

Norma grew up in Mena, Arkansas and graduated from Mena High School.  She worked for a short time at the county courthouse, before dating and marrying the love of her life, Barry Drager, in 1964.

When she was not on the road between Mena and Houston, she built a business with Barry and raised two children.  She had the most fun of her life with her six wonderful grandchildren.  She once said if she had known how great it was to be a Grandmother, she would have done it first.

She was preceded in death by her parents and five of her nine siblings, Brothers William Edward Mitchell, Jimmie Newton Mitchell, Raymond Leon Mitchell and Sisters Jewel Mitchell Hilton and Helen Ray Mitchell.  She is survived by her husband Barry Drager, Sr., her brother Kenneth Ray Mitchell, her sisters Lois Elwanda Mitchell Harper and Sylvia Mitchell Ventris, her daughter Jenise Drager Ehrlich and son-in-law Daryl Ehrlich and son Barry Drager Jr. (BJ) and daughter-in-law Brandye dragger.  She is also survived by grandchildren Westin Ehrlich and wife Chelcie, Landin Ehrlich, Lane Daniel Drager, Morgin Ehrlich, Georgia Drager and Cook Drager.

Visitation will be Friday, June 8th at the Beasley Wood Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 9th at the Board Camp Baptist Church at 1 p.m.


  1. Christina Swarthout - Belton, MO

    I’m sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in fond memories of your time spent together.

  2. Karen Barnes Parrack

    So sorry for your loss. I know she has suffered for years with this dteadful disease. May the Lord be with you. Love your cousin. Karen Barnes Parrack

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