Doyle E. Norris
BELLVILLE — Doyle E. Norris, 86, of Bellville died Monday, June 30, 2008, in The Laurels of Mount Vernon.
He was born Aug. 22, 1921, in Bellville to Lloyd B. and Hazel Mae (Long) Norris. Doyle served with the U.S. Army during WW II and retired from Empire Detroit Steel.
He is survived by his wife, Alma Louise (Schulte) Norris; daughters, Laurel Barr, Pamela Roberts and Melodie Rhea; his son, Roger Norris; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sisters, Janet Ocheltree and Evelyn Roseberry; and an aunt, Adith Karbula.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter-in-law, Kathy Norris; a brother, Myron Norris; sisters, Eliza Woodrum and Merva Wharton; a sister-in-law; and two brothers-in-law.
The Norris Family will receive friends Friday, July 4, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where the funeral service will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. Pastor Brian Durbin will officiate. Burial will follow in Mansfield Memorial Park, where American Legion Post 535 will hold graveside military honors.
Memorial contributions to the Jefferson Township-Bellville Rescue Squad may be made at the funeral home; www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.