STEPHENVILLE—Funeral services for Edwin Ray Norris, 72, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 27, at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with Ben McCleery officiating. Burial will follow at Dublin Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Monday at Stephenville Funeral Home.

Ed was born in Gorman to the late John and Lillie Ruth Daffern Norris.

He grew up in Stephenville, and at the age of 8 years old, Ed accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Saviour.  He attend public schools in Stephenville, and graduated in the Stephenville High School Class of 1963.  After he graduated from high school he went into law enforcement in Stephenville and Cleburne.  Ed has lived in Cleburne, Granbury, several years in Rockport, and the last few years back in Stephenville.  He loved the outdoors, and loved to fish.  Ed retired as a building contractor.

Survivors include his son, Michael and wife Holly Norris of Kyle, Texas; daughter, Kerri and husband Brian Berhends of Pekin, Illinois; grandson, Parker Huse; brother, Jimmye Norris of Clarksville, Texas; sister, Karla and husband James Young of Stephenville; and several nieces and nephews. 

Online condolences may be made at www.stephenvillefh.com.