Private graveside services for William E. "Bill" Norris, 82,
of Wilder, who died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 1990, at his home of
natural cauies, were held at the Wilder Cemetery, under the
direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Mr. Norris was born March 30, 1908, at Baiety, Ark, a son of
John Henry and Corenna Jane Darrow Norris. He was
reared and educated in Oklahoma. He married Lillie J.
Jeffreys April 10, 1927, at Delaware, Okla. The couple
lived in Vinita, Okla., until 1937 when they moved to
Wilder. He had farmed for several farmers in the area
and had worked for J.R. Simplot Co. of Caldwell for five
years, retiring in 1973. Mrs. Norris died March 21,
1976, at Caldwell.
He was a member of
the Free Holiness Church of Wilder.
He is survived by two daughters, Neoma Donica of Caldwell
and Velva (Mrs. Bill) Simpson of Nampa; four brothers, Henry
Norris of Grove, Okla., Claude Norris of Marsing, and Clyde
and Clarence Norris, both of Wilder; a sister, Jewel Keeter
of Wilder; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and
numerous nieces and nephews.
preceded in death by his parents, a daughter and two