2017-05-17 / Obituaries

David Lawrence Norris


Hurdle Mills — David Lawrence Norris, 96, of 384 Walnut Grove Church Road, died Monday, May 15, 2017 at his home.
Born in Person County, he was the son of the late Charlie Norris and Artelia Brown Norris. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Sarah Hawkins Norris.
Mr. Norris was a veteran of the United States Navy. He loved farming, gardening, and wood working. Mr. Norris was a member of Wheeler’s Primitive Baptist Church.
Surviving are his children, Dennis L. Norris and wife, Tracey, Brenda Flowers and husband, James, and Phillip W. Norris, all of Hurdle Mills; and two brothers, Hassel Norris of McLeansville and Rainey Norris of Hurdle Mills.
Visitation will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, at the Brooks & White Chapel and other times at the home.
The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 18, at the Brooks & White Chapel with the Rev. John Pritchard officiating. Burial will follow in the Norris Family Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Person County Museum of History, P.O. Box 1792, Roxboro, NC 27573.
Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.


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