Norman Lee Curry, a retired American Telephone & Telegraph Co. district manager, died of complications from a stroke Feb. 20 at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air. He was 73.
Mr. Curry was born and raised in Atlanta and earned a bachelor's degree in industrial engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 1952. He attained the rank of lieutenant while serving with an Army infantry unit from 1951 to 1954.
He began his career with AT&T; in 1956 and was appointed district manager at Cockeysville in 1969. He retired in 1986.
Mr. Curry, a longtime Bel Air resident, was an avid golfer and member of the Maryland Golf and Country Club. He was also an active member of the Georgia Tech Alumni Association.
He enjoyed reading, collecting antique woodworking tools and completing home improvement projects.
Interment will take place at 3 p.m. today at Arlington National Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow at McComas Funeral Home, 50 W. Broadway, Bel Air.
Mr. Curry is survived by his wife of 51 years, the former Jerry Lee Mauldin; a brother, P.R. Curry of Vienna, Va.; a sister, Joyce Curry Bracy of Marietta, Ga.; four nephews; and two nieces.