John T. “Pete” Norris, 64, of New Vienna, Ohio died 1:15 AM, Sunday, February 26, 2012 at Crestwood Care Center, Hillsboro, Ohio. His wife, Paula Rollins Norris, preceded him in death. Mr. Norris was born January 15, 1948 in Bath County, Kentucky, son of Shella Norris of Hillsboro, Ohio and the late Charles Herbert Norris.
Mr. Norris retired from Walmart. He had previously worked for Weaver’s Janitorial and Consolidated Ceramics. He enjoyed going to flea markets and yard sales.
In addition to his mother, Mr. Norris is survived by a daughter, Tracy Norris (Antonio) Lopez of New Vienna, Ohio; two grandchildren, Pauletta Norris and Anna Maria Lopez; several sisters-in-law; numerous nieces, and nephews; and many friends. In addition to his father, three brothers, Robert Norris, James Norris, and Charles Norris, and two sisters, Betty Rhoads and Margaret Ann Norris, are preceded in death.
A memorial service will be held 3:00 PM, Saturday, March 3, 2012 at the L. Eugene Smith & Son Funeral Home, 64 S. South Street, New Vienna, Ohio with Rev. Michael Wilson officiating. Friends may call from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM, Saturday, March 3, 2012 at the L. Eugene Smith & Son Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be sent to the L. Eugene Smith & Son Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio 45177.