Lester Carroll Norris, 56, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his family. Carroll was born Aug. 6, 1963, in Columbus County, to Bobby Lee Norris and the late Marvelann Williams Norris.
Carroll was employed by City Tire Service in Tabor City, along with his father, for more than 30 years, and later by the Columbus County Bus Garage, for six years, retiring due to declining health.
His funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 27, at Worthington Funeral Home, with Minister Philip Norwood officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30-2:45 prior to the service. Interment will be in Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery.
In addition to his father, he is survived by his beloved wife of 34 years, Barbara Ann Williamson Norris of the home; two children, Hannah Marie Norris Dyson and husband, John, of Chadbourn and Hunter Carroll Norris (Tess Strickland) of the home; one brother, Bobby Glenn Norris and wife, Betty, of Tabor City; many loving nieces and nephews; and his loving puppy, Ellie.