Alan Norris

Alan L. Norris, 66, who resided at Gables Care Center, Hopedale, OH, formerly of Richmond, OH, passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014, at Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville.

He was born on November 8, 1947, in Weirton, WV, a son of the late Azel and Ruth (Sayre) Norris.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Thomas C. Norris; sister Mary Ellen Miller; and brother-in-law Kenneth Firm.

He was a member of the Cadiz Church of Christ.

Alan served his country in the United States Navy during Vietnam on the USS Arnold J. Isbell. He worked for Weirton Steel as a heavy equipment mechanic.

He is survived by his sister, Arline Firm of Campbell, OH, and his nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Friday from 5-7 p.m. at the Everhart-Bove Funeral Home, 110 W. Main St., Richmond, where funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. with Minister Robert Main officiating.

Burial will follow at Richmond Union Cemetery with full military honors including the bagpiper.

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