|Birth: ||May 15, 1919|
|Death: ||Jul. 20, 1999|
ERIN GERTRUDE "GERTIE" NORRIS
Funeral services for Erin Gertrude "Gertie" Norris, 80, of Crossville, who passed away July 20, 1999, were held July 22 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Dorton Cemetery. Bros. Thomas Hale Jr. and Howard Scott officiated, with special music by Janis Norris, John Pugh, Bro. Eddie Kilgore and family.
She was born May 15, 1919 in McMinn County, TN, the daughter of Samuel Landon Ball and Elizabeth Allen Ball.
Mrs. Norris had been an employed in laundry services at Cumberland Medical Center, and she had been a member of Church of God of Prophecy since 1946. She had most recently been a member of Crossville Church of God of Prophecy.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Elizabeth Faye and Ralph Hubert Blaylock of Crossville; sons and daughters-in-law, Julius Edward "J.E." Norris of Nashville, TN, Thomas Carl and Jan Norris of Crab Orchard; and Roger Leland and Judy Norris of Sevierville, TN; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sister, Geraldine Patton of Clinton, TN; brothers, Leon, Wilburn and Pete Ball, all of Crossville; very special nieces, Candy Scott and Edna Foster; special friends, Howard and Wilda Cottrell Scott of Crossville; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Julius Norris; parents, Samuel and Elizabeth Ball; brothers, Earnest, Austin, Charlie and Chester Ball; sisters, Annie Ball Ingram, Thelma Marie Ball Belvin, Mary Ellen Ball Meadows, Edna Elizabeth Ball Lawson Crye. Pallbearers were Darrell Armstrong, Allen Blaylock, Paul Cottrell, Allen Foster, Caleb Norris and Kevin Wagner.
Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Samuel S. Ball (1877 - 1937)
Elizabeth Allen Ball (1880 - 1923)
Julius Norris (1915 - 1974)*
Julius Edward Norris (1938 - 2003)*
Baker Chapel Cemetery
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