|James L. Norris 77, passed away Wednesday April 14, 2010 6:42 pm at the Heartland Healthcare Care Center, Canton, IL.
He was born February 17, 1933, in Sangamon County, IL the son of Orval and Lodemma Carmichael Norris. He married Rose Mary Wilson on June 12, 1954.
He is survived by his wife Rose Mary Norris; five daughters Betty Breese of Canton, IL, Brenda of Idaho, Linda Anderson of Alburn, IL, Christina Price of IA, and Barbara Slater of OK; four sons Delbert Norris of Abingdon, IL, Robert Norris of Avon, IL, Bill Norris of Canton, IL, and Harry Norris of OK; 25 grandchildren, and 8 great grandchildren; one brother Clayton Norris. He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 son (James), and 1 brother.
James served in the US Army from 1949-1954. He drove a truck for 30 years and he enjoyed the open road. He also farmed.
Funeral service will be Saturday April 17, 2010, 2:00 pm at the Corman Memorial Home Avon, IL where family will receive friends one hour prior. Burial will be in the Avon Cemetery.
Memorials may be made in his memory. Please sign the guestbook at www.cormanmh.com.