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Obituary
Mike Norris

Mike
Norris


November 10, 1956
to
August 24, 2019

Funeral will be at 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at the Day Macz Funeral Home in Sandoval
Visitation 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at the Day Macz Funeral Home in Sandoval

Mitchell Allen “Mike” Norris, 62, of Vernon passed away Saturday, August 24, 2019. He was born on November 10, 1956 the son of Mitchell Richard Ferrell and Virginia Lee Cummins in Salem, IL. He married the love of his life Toni Lynne Rhynes in 1986 in Odesa, TX, and she preceded him in death on November 20, 2018.

Survivors include his devoted children, Scott Rhynes of Centralia, Melvin D. Hill Jr. of Centralia, and Lacy Taylor and husband Justin of Salem; precious grandchildren, Trey Brown, Tristan Rhynes, Brittany Morgan, Carissa Morgan, Macy Taylor, Justin Paul Taylor Jr.; caring siblings, Shawn Norris and special friend Jackie Richards of Vernon, Tony Ferrell of Salem, Mickey Ferrell of Salem, Sharon Middleton and husband Mark of Salem, Gloria “Cindy” Ferrell of Mt. Vernon, Amanda Ferrell of Salem; cherished stepmother, Carol Baggett of Salem; and a host of nieces, nephews and many friends.

Mike was preceded in death by his wife, Toni Norris; both his parents that raised him, Robert E. and Virginia Lee Norris; biological father, Mitchell Richard Ferrell.

Mike was a man of all trades, always willing to help someone in need. He was an over the road truck driver that knew how to turn a wrench. Mike was a true outdoorsman, loving to fish and cooking them up for everyone to enjoy. His memories made dancing with his wife were his favorite. Mike was a great Papa to his grandchildren, and loved all family gatherings at the old farm house.

A celebration of life service will be at 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at the Day Macz Funeral Home in Sandoval with Chaplain Joannie Naraghi officiating. A visitation time will be held from 5:00 P.M. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the funeral home in Sandoval. Memorials may be made in Mike’s honor to Day Macz Funeral Home to aid the family with expenses. Online condolences and memories of Mike may be shared with the family by visiting www.maczfuneralhomes.com and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.