James Leander Jimmy Norris (2018-08-17 13:52:32)

Mr. James Leander Jimmy Norris, age 71 of Zionville, passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2018.

He was a native of Watauga County and the son of the late Grant Leander and Ellen Faye Houck Norris. He was a member of Unity Baptist Church, and was an accomplished piano player, playing music in this church. Jimmy was a retired Operating Room Technician, practicing in both the old Johnson County Hospital and at Watauga Medical Center. He was a caregiver at heart.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Joe Norris.
He is survived by a brother, Gary Norris and wife Marisa of Lexington, N.C., three sisters, Joyce Colvard of Clemmons, Geneva Norris and Edsel of Zionville, and Cindy Eller and Jim also of Zionville.
Graveside services for Jimmy Norris will be conducted Friday, August 17, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the Norris Tabernacle Baptist Church Cemetery, officiating will be his brother, Gary Norris.
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Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Norris family.