On November 17, 2021, Officer Tommy Norman lost his 26-year-old daughter, Alyssa. The distraught father started a GoFundMe campaign to raise money for his son’s funeral and to support his family.
Today has been the most painful day of my life. My beautiful daughter Alyssa “daddy’s girl” is gone. She passed away this morning. I come to you tonight asking that you pray for me & my family. This is extremely devastating for all of us. We appreciate you. 💔🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/VsBdm0xBtf— Tommy Norman (@OfficerNorman) November 18, 2021
Tommy did not reveal Alyssa’s cause of death, only that she “died unexpectedly.” He posted a series of photos with heartbreaking captions on social media to announce his daughter’s death.
On November 18, her father created a GoFundMe page for Alyssa with the goal of raising $50,000. You can make a donation here.
The campaign raised over $ 58,000 in one day as people across the country showed their support for Tommy.
People sent prayers to Tommy’s family, in addition to generous donations, to help them get through this difficult time.
Tommy revealed in the GoFundMe page description that his daughter Alyssa left behind a two-year-old son named Kingston.
He goes on to say that the money raised by the campaign will be used for Alyssa’s burial, funeral, and to “help the welfare” of her baby.
“Unfortunately, Alyssa was not covered by any life / burial insurance because her coverage had expired on her birthday in July,” he says.
“All funds raised through this campaign will be used to pay for Alyssa’s funeral, burial, and to benefit the people of Kingston.” “Our family is truly grateful for any assistance we receive,” reads on.
She had a job as a real estate agent. According to one of her Facebook posts, she has more than two years of experience in the real estate market.
While Tommy has revealed that he has a grandson, Alyssa’s partner is unknown. According to the Little Rock Family website, she has a brother named Mitchell.