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Norman Leon Voris

May 2, 1933 ~ December 30, 2021 (age 88)

Obituary


Norman Leon Voris, 88, of Shelbyville, passed away Thursday, December 30, 2021
at his residence.
Born May 2, 1933 in Franklin, he was the son  of Rex Voris and Hazel (Willey) Voris.
He married Rose E. (Robbins) Voris on July 1, 1952 and she survives.
Other survivors include 2 sons- Lundy Voris (wife Melinda) of Shelbyville, Benji Voris
(wife Bernadine) of Laurel; a daughter Tonya Johnson (significant other  Brian Gibson) 
of Shelbyville; 5 grandchildren- Amanda Voris, Jeremiah Johnson (wife Lisa), James Moore, Joshua
Moore, Erin Smith; and 8 great grandchildren- Mackenzie, Michael, Liley, Kinsley, Peyton,
Pyper, Ronan, and Ivan; 4 step grandchildren- Justin, Rebeka, Kaylee, and Samuel.  
 He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Bill Voris; and 3 sisters- Betty Slevin, 
Rosemary Mobley, and Barbara Thompson.
Mr. Voris had lived most of his life in this area, and graduated from Morristown High School
in 1952.  He was a self employed welder/maintenance with Progressive Tank Products of
Shelbyville for 40 years, retiring in 1998.  He attended Hope's Point Baptist Church, and was
a US Army veteran.
Leon loved horses, camping, and trail riding in Brown County.  He enjoyed Indiana University
basketball,  played basketball and ran track at Morristown High School, where he still holds
the county record in the 100 yard dash.
Funeral services will be 1:00 pm on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at Glenn E. George & Son
Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road, with Rev. David Humphrey officiating.  Friends may call on
Thursday morning from 11:00 am until the time of the funeral service.  Burial will be at a later
date in Richland Cemetery in Rush County.  Military rites will be conducted by the American Legion.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association, in care of the funeral home.
 

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
January 6, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Glenn E. George and Son Funeral Home
437 Amos Rd.
Shelbyville, IN 46176

Funeral Service
Thursday
January 6, 2022

1:00 PM
Glenn E. George and Son Funeral Home
437 Amos Rd.
Shelbyville, IN 46176

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