C.B. Norris, 93, of Alma died Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at a local nursing home. He was an Army veteran of World War II and recipient of the American Defense Service Medal with one Bronze Star. He was a self-employed car salesman and mechanic and member of Mountain View Methodist Church in Alma.

Graveside service with military honors will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Love Cemetery near Alma under the direction of Ocker of Alma Funeral Home in Alma.

He is survived by two daughters, Villa Bradbury of Mountainburg and Juanita Langham of Alma; a son, Charles Norris of Paris; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.