Teresa Dell Peeks Norris
Published 3:28 pm Tuesday, December 28, 2021
Teresa Dell Peeks Norris, 65, Elizabethton, passed away Monday, December 27, 2021, at her residence. She was born August 25, 1956 in Boone, N.C., to the late David and Mattie McConnell Peeks.
Teresa was a 1974 graduate of Elizabethton High School. She was self-employed at Credit Collection Company and was a member of First Baptist Church of Elizabethton. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and playing cards with her sisters.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Norma Hill.
Survivors include her daughters, Sara Loudermilk Propst (Laban Propst), Knoxville, and Whitney Norris Turner (Landon Turner), Elizabethton; her grandchildren, Rilyn Propst, Wesley Propst, Sophia Turner, Ivy Turner, Scarlett Turner and Josie Turner; and two sisters, Jerri Sue Peeks and Pamela Perry.
A service to celebrate the life of Teresa Norris will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, December 31, with Pastor Todd Hallman and Mr. John Bunn officiating. Active pallbearers will be Landon Turner, Laban Propst, Matthew Myers, Lanny Norris, Richard Myers and Jimmy Watson. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to Tom and Dora Swafford, Jamie Moore, Mary Luper, Donna Smith and Kathy Isakson. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in memory of Teresa to the Isaiah House, 1705 State Line Road, Elizabethton, TN 37643. The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with the service at 2 p.m. and the graveside ceremony at Happy Valley Memorial Park immediately following. Condolences may be sent to the family at our website, www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Norris family.