Bobby Howell Norris




Bobby Howell Norris, 56, passed away on Saturday, August 26, 2017.

A funeral service will be held at Carlisle Funeral Home Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 2:00pm with the Rev. Johnny Hendricks officiating. Burial will follow in Speed Baptist Church Cemetery.

Bobby enjoyed farming and the outdoor life. But most importantly he loved being with his family and friends. He always looked forward to those Friday night gatherings. He will be missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl Dennis Norris, Sr. and Louise Edwards Norris; and a brother, Carl Dennis Norris, Jr.

He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Robin Winchester Norris; daughter, Ashley Norris Owens, of Hobgood; son, Jordan Lee Norris, of Hobgood; grandchildren, Landon Norris Owens and Conner Howell Norris Owens; sisters, Mary Winnifred Norris Stanley, of Washington and Jeanette Norris Ingram and husband Randy, of Hobgood.

A visitation for friends and relatives will be held on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Carlisle Funeral Home from 7:00-9:00pm.

Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., of Tarboro. Online condolences may be directed to the family by visiting