Denver Howard Norris, Sr., born Jan. 23, 1939, went home to be with Jesus at 4 a.m., Sept. 25, 2009, with family and friends by his side. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Monday at 10 a.m. at Tetrick Funeral Services. A graveside service will follow at Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home and any other time at the home of Barbara Dickson. Arrangements for the Norris family are in the care of Tetrick Funeral Services, 3001 Peoples St., Johnson City, Tenn., 37604. (423) 610-7171.