Edna Mary Madeline
Mary Madeline Ashley Norris, 89, of Culpeper,
Virginia, went to be with the Lord on Saturday,
March 1, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. She
was born January 3, 1925, in Plymouth, England.
Edna met and married Robert “Sug” Norris on
January 24, 1944, during World War II in Plymouth,
England. She came to this country as his “war bride”
and everyone who met her, loved her. She will be
missed by her family and all who have known her. She
worked many years for the Culpeper Book Store and
later she and Sug owned the Culpeper Bowling Lanes.
Edna was preceded in death by her husband, Robert
C. Norris Sr.,father, Leonard William Ashley, her
mother, Violet May Harris and her brother, Ronald
Harris all of Plymouth, England.
She is survived by her daughter, Madeline Norris
Price and her husband, Johnny of Brightwood, VA, and
her son Robert C. Norris, Jr. and his wife, Judy of
Mitchells. Six grandchildren, JT Price II and his
wife, Tracy, Jennifer Price Brockman and her husband
John Robert, Victoria Norris Bassols and her
husband, Joaquin, Robin Norris Velazquez, Ashleigh
Norris Coffey and her husband, Matt and Joseph
Norris and his fiancé, Sara.
Additional survivors include twelve
great-grandchildren, Johnny T. Price III, Jake
Price, Nathan Brockman, Tucker Brockman, Elizabeth
Brockman, Andrew Wince, Jordan Wince, Candace Wince,
Dustin Smith, Liam Smith, Julius Velazquez, and
Meadow Coffey and two great-great grandchildren,
Carlisle Wince and Dalis Wince.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday,
March 5, 2014, from 1-3 pm at the
Reva Fire Hall, 18230 Birmingham Rd., Culpeper, VA.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday, March
6, 2014, at 1 pm at
Church, 6262 Hoover Rd Reva, VA 22735,
with Rev. Sandy Martin officiating.
Interment will follow at
Culpeper National Cemetery
Pallbearers will be her son, Robert C. Norris,
Jr., her son-in-law, Johnny T. Price, her grandsons,
JT Price and Joseph Norris, and her great grandsons,
Johnny T. Price III, Jordan Wince and Jake Price.
Honorary pallbearers will be her grandchildren and
great grandchildren, Jennifer Price Brockman,
Ashleigh Norris Coffey, Nathan Brockman, Tucker
Brockman, Elizabeth Brockman, Victoria Norris
Bassols, Robin Norris Velazquez, Andrew Wince,
Candace Wince, Carlisle Wince and Meadow Coffey.
Memorial donations may be made in her name to the
VFW Post 2524, P.O. Box 550, Culpeper, VA 22701.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling