Brenda Ruth Norris

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Brenda Ruth Norris, 75, passed away on May 16, 2022. Brenda was born on April 7, 1947 in Brooklyn, NY to Catherine Norris.

Brenda retired from The Social Security Administration after 30 years of service and was a member of Great Mitchell Chapel. She loved jazz and playing Pokeno and Bid Whist.

She is preceded in death by her mother; cousins, Floyd Norris Jr. and Kenneth Norris and a host of aunts, uncles and cousins.

Brenda is survived cousins, Minister Loretta Norris, Kevin Crews, Anthony (Diane) Norris, Jack Norris, John Norris, Candace Norris, Kathy Folsom-Davis, William Folsom Jr. and Belinda Folsom; special friend, Lewanda Jefferson and a host of other family in New York, South Carolina, Arizona and Georgia.

Visitation 10:00am and Funeral 11:00am Wednesday May 25, 2022 at MARLAN GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE MANSFIELD 753 McPherson St.  (formerly Williams Funeral Services).  Interment at Mansfield Cemetery.

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Condolence Messages

  1. Charles and Patti ( Cash) Ray

    Praying for the Family.

  2. Kim Hairston-Dismuke

    Praying for the Family. She was a joy to be around.

  3. Christine Canada English

    I’m so sorry for your loss..sleep in heavenly peace Ms Brenda Ruth Norris

  4. Jeanette Cameron Hess

    My condolences to the Norris family, I’m so sorry for your loss. Brenda was a dear friend of mine she had a kind heart! She fought a good fight, take your rest in heavenly peace!

  5. Offering my sincerest condolences to the family. Sis. Brenda was just an embodiment of joy, God’s joy and beautiful Spirit. Rest in heaven Sister.

  6. I love you Brenda! Aven and I are going to miss you so much Rest In Peace my friend ❤️

  7. Patricia Harris Pride

    The Norris family in my prayers. Brenda will miss your smiling face.

  8. Rita Shoulderd

    So sorry for your loss.Rest In Heaven Sweetheart.Praying For Your Family.In The Name Of Jesus Amen.❤️

  9. Minister Behavior Bryant & Family

    Our sincere condolences to the Norris family, you all are in our thoughts and prayers.

  10. Kim-Marie Mincieli

    All I can think of all the joy and side-splitting jokes we shared. We at Madison Adult Education, will always think you in fondness. We will be sharing laughs again.Condolences to the Norris family. Love you ,friend.

  11. Beverly A Cline

    So very sorry for your loss. I only knew Brenda for a short period of time. You all have my condolences. God’s speed.

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