Tuesday, December 22, 2009
Isaac Guthrie Norris, 1867-1947
Daily Iowegian - 23 December 1947
Funeral services for Guthrie Norris, 80, who died [22 December 1947] in Marshalltown, will be held from the Jerome church at 2 o'clock Friday afternoon, December 26. Burial will be at Jerome.
Mr. Norris, who was a brother to Charles Norris, living at the Iowa-Missouri line south of Cincinnati, and an Uncle to Percy Norris, Centerville garage man, had formerly lived in this county. He was a farmer and had also been in the harness business. Mr. and Mrs. Norris left his county some 30 years ago.
Death came following a months illness and took place at Marshalltown Monday night.
The widow Austa [Osta] Norris, survives together with two sons Harley, of Berkely, California and Claude, of Marshall-town. In addition to Charles Norris, a sister also survives and is Mrs. Lana Brown, of Ames. Mr. Norris will be remembered by many of the older residents of the Centerville-Numa vicinities.