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March 11, 2014

Royce Larry Norris, Sr.

Athens — Larry, 75, passed away March 3 in Tyler after a long fight with cancer.

He was born November 2, 1938 in Athens, to William Roy and Johnnie Gillium Norris. 

Larry retired in October 2012 after 13 years as pastor of a Baptist Missionary Church in Springfield, MO. due to health reasons and after 31 years of God's Ministry.  Larry and his wife moved  back to Texas in June 2012 and resided in Canton. 

Surviving are Wife, Dorothy McDaniel Norris of Canton; Son, Royce Norris Jr. of Athens; Daughter, Lisa Bogdanovich of MN.; Stepdaughters, Melany Hansen of Canton, Rhonda & Lowell Wylie of Forney; Adopted Daughter, Lea Beckwith of Springfield, MO.; Brother, Wade & Betty Norris of Payne Springs; Sister, Peggy Ash of Rockwall; Brother-in-laws, Gary & Kay McDaniel of Longview, George Jones of Brownsboro; Sister-in-law, Peggy McDaniel of Athens; Granddaughter, Kaylee Froemming; Grandsons, Jeremy Norris, Brad Curtis, Jeremy Curtis; Step Granddaughters, Brandi Parmer & Katlyn Fancher, Tara Parmer & Tyre Dickens, Krista & Shane Davis; Adopted Granddaughter, Kristie & Josh Gorman; 1 Great Grandaughter; 5 Great Granddaughters, 2 Adopted Great Granddaughters, and many Nephews and Nieces. 

Memorial service is March 16 at 3 PM at Mill Creek Ranch Resort (Hwy. 19) in Canton.

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