[mccookgazette.com] Fair ~ 53°F  
High: 76°F ~ Low: 45°F
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Evelyn P. Norris

Thursday, January 16, 2003

Evelyn P. Norris, 90, died Tuesday (Jan. 14, 2003) at Community Hospital of McCook.

She was born Nov. 3, 1912, in McCook, to Milo and Cordelia (McGuire) Harbaugh. She graduated from McCook High School in 1930. She trained as a telegrapher and worked for the McCook Telegraph Office during World War II.

On Feb. 26, 1932, she married Rex Clifton Norris at Oberlin. They spent their married lives in McCook where she worked for the McCook Daily Gazette until retiring.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Rex in 1994.

Survivors include two daughters, Carol Ann and husband, Keith Moorhous of Culbertson and Lana Jean and husband, Dr. James Morgan of Omaha; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Friday, 2 p.m., at the Herrmann Memorial Chapel in McCook with the Rev. Dr. Jeffery Thurman officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in McCook.

Herrmann Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of arrangements.