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Ned Jackson NORRIS (b. 25 Oct 1919, d. 22 Jan 2005)Ned Jackson NORRIS2299, 2300, 2301, 2302 was born 25 Oct 1919 in Watauga Co, NC2303, 2304, 2305, and died 22 Jan 2005 in Salisbury, Rowan Co, NC2306, 2307.He married Frances Ilene McGHEE on 24 Oct 1939 in Watauga Co, NC, daughter of James Willis McGHEE and Maude A. NORRIS.
Notes for Ned Jackson NORRIS:
Parents: Jack Ephraim NORRIS and Margaret "Maggie" HARDY
Siblings: Ople B., Leo A., Willie Bell, Guy and Mavis.
Mr. Ned Jackson Norris, 85, of Salisbury, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005, at the Brian Center Health and Rehabilitation following a period of declining health.
He was born Oct. 25, 1919 in Watauga County, a son of Jack Ephraim and Maggie Hardy Norris.
Mr. Norris was educated in the Watauga County Schools and served in the U.S. Army Air Corp during World War II. He retired in 1982 as manager of the T.M. Mayfield and Company Insurance Adjusters with 25 years of service. He was a member of the Milford Hills Baptist Church where he served as chairman of the Board of Deacons, and as Sunday School Superintendent. He was a member of the Harold Jarret Post #442 of the American Legion.
Survivors include his wife, Ilene McGhee Norris; one son, J. Eric Norris of Salisbury; and three sisters, Opal Christian of Bristol, Tenn., Leo Hartley of Bristol, Va. and Mavis Callaway of Fayetteville, Ga. Two grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by a son, Mark Todd Norris; and locally by a brother, Guy Norris.
Services will be conducted Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Milford Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry C. Allen officiating. Graveside services with Military Honors by the Rowan County Veterans Council will follow in Rowan Memorial Park.
The family suggests memorials to the Milford Hill Baptist Church, 1238 East Colonial Drive, Salisbury, N.C. 28144; to the Rowan Regional Home Health and Hospice, 130 Mocksville Avenue, Salisbury, N.C. 28144; or to the Rowan County Relay for Life, Salisbury, N.C. 28144.
The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Summersett Funeral Home.
Summersett Funeral Home in Salisbury is serving the Norris family.
More About Ned Jackson NORRIS:
Date born 2: 1919, Boone, Watauga Co, NC.
Date born 3: 1919, North Carolina.2308
Residence 1: 1930, Boone, Watauga, North Carolina.2309
Residence 2: 1920, Boone, Watauga, North Carolina.2310
Social Security Number: 245-10-8496.2311
SSN issued: North Carolina.2311
More About Ned Jackson NORRIS and Frances Ilene McGHEE:
Marriage: 24 Oct 1939, Watauga Co, NC.
Children of Ned Jackson NORRIS and Frances Ilene McGHEE are:
- James Eric NORRIS, b. 07 May 1949, Boone, Watauga Co, NC.
- Mark Todd NORRIS, b. 26 May 1958, Rowan Co, NC2312, 2313, d. 22 Dec 1977, Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co, NC2313.