Originally created 11/17/06

Mary Norris (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mary Elizabeth Norris, 86, of Augusta entered into rest Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at University Hospital. A native of Nashville, TN, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Addie Elizabeth Shaver Sona and had lived in Augusta most of her life. Mrs. Norris was the wife of the late William R. Norris, who died in 1994. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, was a lifetime member of the Purple Heart Military Auxiliary, and enjoyed fishing, the theater, as well as dinner theaters. Survivors include her daughter, Sonia Norris of Augusta; two daughters-in-law, Mary Ann Norris of Chicago, IL, and Gloria J. Potter of Monroe, GA; four grandsons, Brandon and Steven Norris of Chicago, Gary Potter of Watkinsville, GA, and Robert Potter of Monroe, GA; and four great-grandchildren. The graveside service will be held at 3:00PM Sunday, November 19, 2006 at Hillcrest Memorial Park with Father John Lyons officiating. The family will receive friends 2:00-4:00PM Saturday, November 18, 2006 at Poteet Funeral Homes - South Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the donor's favorite charity. Poteet Funeral Homes, 3465 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, GA 30906, 706-798-8886. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-November 17, 2006