Graveside services for Anita Fae Norris, 84, of West Monroe, LA, will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at Hasley Memorial Pavilion with Rev. Rex Barker officiating. The family will receive guests from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home, West Monroe.
Anita was born July 18, 1936 in Monroe, LA and passed away January 14, 2021 in West Monroe, LA. She is preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Loreese Rickerson; husband, Pat Norris; brother, Lester Rickerson; and niece, Lisa Rickerson.
Anita is survived by her sons, Patrick Norris and Steve Norris and wife Kathy; grandsons, Zach Norris and wife Leandra, and Ben Norris; great-grandchild, Amara Fay Norris; and brother, Jimmie Rickerson and wife Llewellyn.
Anita loved water-skiing, and after age 40, graduated to barefoot water-skiing. She obtained her private pilot’s license around age 50. She enjoyed scuba diving, and entertaining friends and family. The door to her home was always open to anyone who showed up unexpectedly or otherwise. She loved her dogs, especially her constant companion, Dixie.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com
Kilpatrick Funeral Home
West Monroe, LA