Obituary: Brenda Joyce Norris


Funeral services for Brenda Joyce Norris, of Hanceville, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2023 at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation for the public will be from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service. Burial will follow the service at Elmwood Cemetery in Birmingham.

Ms. Norris was born on March 3, 1951 to the late Clifford Walker Norris and Barbara L. Cook in Birmingham, Alabama. She passed away at the age of 72 on Sep. 10, 2023 at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, Alabama. She also attended Gradendale High School and Graduated with the Class of 1969.

Survivors include her brother, Cliff Norris (Linda); sister, Tina Norris (Alan Simonetti); nieces, Brittany Miniard (Lavon) and Olivia Stephens (Ron); nephews, Mark Norris and Carey Norris; great nephew, Gage Glasscock; and step-brothers, Robert Webb (Courtney), Tommy Webb, and Chris Webb (Susan).

In addition to her parents, Ms. Norris was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Norris; nephew, Kyle Norris; and step-father, Leo Costello.

Serving as pallbearers will be Lance Gentry, Kray Glenn, Tyler Lord, Dakota Lord, Ron Stephens, and Lavon Miniard.