Joyce Elizabeth Hardison Norris



Mrs. Joyce Hardison Norris, of Beulaville, NC, died on March 3, 2017 at Duplin Vidant Hospital in Kenansville, NC. Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at Padgett Funeral Home in Wallace, NC conducted by Rev. Brandon Kelley. Burial will be at Riverview Memorial Park in Watha, NC. The family will receive friends and family one hour prior to the service.

She is survived by her sons, Jimmy Norris and wife Beverly of Beulaville, NC and Durwood Norris of Wallace, NC, her daughter, Melanie Evans of Wallace, NC, her sisters, LaVoice H. Kallestad and husband Peter of Lexington, SC, twelve grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

She was born on February 4, 1946 in Duplin County, NC to the late Sam Hardison, Jr. and Louise Cavenaugh Hardison. She is also predeceased by her son, Thurman Kirk Norris, her grandson, Jimmy Leon Norris, Jr. and her brother, Samuel Thurman Hardison.

Casket Bearers will be J. T. Jenkins, Johnny Davis, Jason Wood, Matthew Register, Jeremy Bryan and Reynolds Maharajh.

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