Maston T. Norris
Maston T. Norris, 94, of 920 Clint Norris Road, Boone, died Monday, March 4, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Norris was born Sept. 12, 1918, in Watauga County, a son of the late William Patterson Norris and Minnie Williams Norris. He was a retired painting contractor and a member of Howard's Creek Baptist Church. Mr. Norris served in the United States Army during World War II.
Mr. Norris is survived by one daughter, Lorene Edmisten and husband, A.V., of Boone; one son, Bobby Norris of Statesville; one grandson, Kevin Edmisten and wife, Evelyn, of Boone; one granddaughter, Kimberly Roark and husband, Kevin, of Todd; two great-grandsons, Kolton Roark of Todd and Ethan Tyler Edmisten of Mountain City, Tenn.; and one sister, Hazel Gross of Amarillo, Texas. He is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Norris; three brothers, Steve, Willard, and Howard Norris; and three sisters, Macie White, Louise Spangler, and Mae Norris.
Funeral services for Maston T. Norris will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2013, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state at the chapel from 1 to 2 p.m. Officiating will be Dr. Sonny Younce. Military graveside rites and burial, provided by American Legion Post 130 and the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 90, will follow in Mount Lawn Memorial Park and Gardens.
The family will receive friends 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home prior to the service. At other times, friends may call at the residence, 920 Clint Norris Road, Boone.
Online condolences may be sent to the Norris family at http://www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.