Carol Marie Norris, 61, died Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. She was born Jan. 19, 1952, in Medicine Lodge, to Gale and Leona (Burenheide) Blurton.

Carol owned and operated Carol's Cut & Curl and was a hair stylist at Parkwood Village in Pratt.

On April 27, 1980, she married Steven A. Norris at Medicine Lodge. He survives.

Other survivors include a daughter, Kaylene Marie (Jarrod) Black of Coats; a sister, Diane (Riley) Greenwood of Valley Center; a brother, Don (Jill) Blurton of Hays; a granddaughter, Charlee Marie Black; her mother, Leona Blurton of Medicine Lodge; father-in-law, Gerald "Bud" Norris of Hutchinson; three nephews, Jack Greenwood, Matt Norris and Adam Blurton; and three nieces, Amanda Norris, Hannah Norris and Jan Cummings.

Carol was preceded in death by her father, Gale Blurton and mother-in-law, Marie "Merm" Norris.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary with Pastor Tom Walters presiding. Burial will be in Coats Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Carol Norris Memorial Fund in care of the mortuary. Condolences for the family may be left at