Georgia Ann Norris, 76, of Little Rock passed away on October 25, 2019. She was born on August 6, 1943 in Calico Rock, Arkansas to the late George Washington, Sr. and Annie Jelinek-Washington.
She was a professional basketball player with the All-American Red Heads, she was privileged to visit all the states (except Hawaii and Alaska), and she was the team captain. She loved to spend time with her family but there wasn’t anything she didn’t enjoy more than spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her brother George Washington, Jr. and brother-in-law Kenard Dockins.
Georgia leaves behind her loving husband William H. Norris, Sr.; her children William H. Norris, Jr. and Rachel E. Temples (Brian); her grandchildren Elizabeth Wilson (Jonathan Michael M. Wilson) and Jacob Norris; her great-grandchildren Nathan Alan Harris and Alexis Ann Wilson; her siblings Alice Dockins, Joe Washington (Sue), Charlie Washington (Shirley) and Andrew Washington, and many other friends and family.
Graveside visitation will be Friday, November 1, 2019 at 1:00 PM with graveside service at 2:00 PM at Serenity Garden Cemetery, 6512 TP White, Jacksonville, Arkansas.
Arrangements are entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 501-982-3400