Otha “Lee” Norris Jr., 71, of Bryan went home to be with the Lord on Thursday October 17, 2019. A Celebration of Life is set for 2pm Saturday, October 26, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Center, 3001 S College Ave. in Bryan. All friends and guests are invited to a Reception immediately following also at Callaway-Jones.
Lee was born in Leon County, just outside of Normangee, on December 8, 1947, and has lived in Bryan College Station for most of his lifetime. He is a graduate of A&M Consolidated High School and worked as a machinist for the Cyclotron Institute division of Texas A&M University for 20 plus years until his retirement.
Lee was a kind and generous man. He was a loving husband and father and doting grandfather. He enjoyed spending time with his family and especially loved spending time with and spoiling his grandchildren. He attended and was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church in Bedias. Lee was an avid bowler and a member of the USBC, bowling weekly in the local leagues.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Carolyn Leann Norris; father, Otha Lee Norris; mother, Lula Valentine Norris; and sister, Lou Richards.
Survivors include his loving wife, Brenda Hines Norris; proud children, Otha “Lee” Norris III, Jolynn Reynolds, Danielle Barron, Nikki Gorman, Zeke Conner; 10 grandchildren; sisters, Frances Ogletree, Nancy Zboril, Kaye Ball; and many nieces & nephews.
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