Noah David Norris
Mr. Noah David Norris, 90, of Hardin Road, Boone, passed away Thursday morning, Nov. 28, 2013, at Glenbridge Health & Rehabilitation.
Born May 10, 1923, in Watauga County, he was a son of the late Norman Cicero and Matilda Moretz Norris. He was a member of Laurel Springs Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon and Sunday School Director. David was the owner and operator of Norris Plumbing and Heating for over 30 years. He worked all hours of the night and day to serve his fellow man and was known for his kindness and generosity to others.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Juanita Miller Norris; two daughters; Brenda Brown and husband, Steve, of Taylorsville, and Sandra Simmons and husband, Dwight, of Boone; four grandchildren, Tennille Brown Baker and husband, Todd, Tyler Brown all of Taylorsville, Emilee Simmons Hughes and husband, David, of Alexandria, Va., and Brent Simmons and wife, Autumn, of Banner Elk; one great-granddaughter, Lucy Kate Hughes of Alexandria; two sisters, Ann Berger of Lawndale, and Carolyn Kitts of Chattanooga, Tenn.; one brother, John Norris of Warren, Mich.; and a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Elwin and Ralph Norris; and five sisters, Pearl Kerr, Louise Smith, Mary Price, Ruth Wilcox and Lucy Norris.
Funeral services for Mr. Noah David Norris will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday at Laurel Springs Baptist Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Tim Lynch and the Rev. Brent Bolick. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to the Laurel Springs Baptist Church Building Fund, 7504 US Hwy 421 South, Deep Gap, NC 28618.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday evening at Laurel Springs Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be shared with the Norris family at http://www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com.
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Norris