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Annie Ruth Norris, 89, Burkesville, KY (1930-2019)

She was of Methodist faith, a member of Leslie United Methodist Church, and an Assembly Worker for R.C.A.

Mrs. Annie Ruth (Tweedy) Norris of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at her residence, having attained the age of 89 years, 2 months, 9 days.

The funeral service will be conducted on May 25, 2019, at 2pmCT in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main St, Burkesville, KY, with Bro. Sam Appleby, Jr. and Bro. Bud Nettles officiating. Burial will be in the Burkesville Cemetery in Burkesville, Kentucky.

The family will receive friends after NoonCT on Saturday until the funeral hour.

She was born in Leslie, Kentucky on Thursday, March 13, 1930, the daughter of Willie and Beulah Gladys (Anderson) Tweedy. She was of Methodist faith, a member of Leslie United Methodist Church, and an Assembly Worker for R.C.A.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. William Elwood Norris, whom she married Saturday, September 21, 1946, son, William Stevie Norris, grandsons, William Scott Norris and James Stacy Norris, four brothers and three sisters.

She is survived by her children, Patricia Ann (and Tom) Boyer of Indianapolis, Indiana and Stacy Wayne (and Diana) Norris of Burkesville, Kentucky, sister, Betty Jean Graham of Indianapolis, Indiana, three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky is honored to be in charge of all the arrangements. Online condolences at

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Annie Ruth Norris, 89, Burkesville, KY (1930-2019)

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