Harold Preston Norris


Preston Norris, 84, of Glasgow passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at his residence.
He was born March 21, 1934 in Cumberland County, Kentucky to the late Annie (White) Norris and James Carl Norris.
He was united in marriage to the late Edith Ileyne (Pennington) Norris on June 20, 1953; she preceded him in death.
Preston was a member of Dry Fork Church of Christ. He worked as a logger and farmer.
He is survived by one daughter, Ruby Hurt and husband, Kenny, of Tompkinsville; two sons, Steve Norris and wife, Sharon, and David Norris and wife, Connie, both of Glasgow; one sister, Sallie Olivares, of Glasgow; six grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; 11 step-great-grandchildren; and six step-great-great-grandchildren also survive.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by one stepson, Jerry Pennington; brother, Stanley Norris; one sister, Eddie Mae Page.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Jason Page will officiate. Burial will follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5 at the funeral home in Tompkinsville. Visitation will continue on Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 7:30 a.m. until service time at 2 p.m.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.
Published on February 4, 2019
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3 posts

Floyd Walker and family
Feb 04, 2019
So sorry for your loss.
Tony and Ellen Morgan
Feb 04, 2019
Brother David, we're so sorry to hear of your Daddy's passing. We send our love and prayers to you and your family!!!
Carolyn Lemons
Feb 04, 2019
Bro.David I am so sorry about your dad but you know he not in that pain anymore. He may not be here on this earth but you have all the memories of him in your childhood up until the last time you talked. My prayers are with you and your family through this difficult time I ask God to give you the comfort you need