Mr. John Norton age 82 of Centre passed away Monday October 14th at Cherokee County Health & Rehab.
Funeral services will be 3:00 P.M. Wednesday, October 16th at the Perry Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Melvyn Salter officiating: burial will follow in Cherokee Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends from 1 until 3 PM Wednesday.
Pallbearers include Wayne Traffanstedt, Nick Traffanstedt, J.R. Davis, Jesse Ragan, Jake Ragan, Wade Chandler, Mark Garland.
Survivors include daughters: Paula (Jeff) Grimes of Centre, Karen (Bill) Wright of Mt. Juliet, Mary (Tony) Wilkie of Centre, Pam (Glen) Davis of Centre, Jennifer (Steve) Ragan of Collinsville, brothers: Jack Norton of Centre, Truman Norton of Centre, Harvey (Dora) Norton, sister: Margaret (Roland) Ryan of Mississippi, 9 Grandchildren,4 great-grandchildren. Special thanks to Dr. Brian Perry and staff, Cherokee Village staff and staff of CCHRC.
He was preceded in death by his wife Mildred Webb Norton, daughter Kelly Traffanstedt, brothers Herbert Norton, Charles Norton, sisters, Mary Ruth Norton, Martha Norton.
Mr. Norton was a native of Cherokee County, the son of the late Ira Hank & Bessie M. Trotter Norton, was a retired carpenter and was of the Baptist Faith. He was a former member of the Centre City Council.
Perry Funeral home Directing