Originally created 10/24/98

Mr. Samuel Norton



AVERA, Ga. -- Mr. Samuel C. "Bo" Norton, 65, of 9641 Broad St., died Friday, Oct. 23, 1998, at Jefferson Hospital.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. David Davis officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Norton, a native of Carroll County, had retired as an aircraft mechanic from Delta Air Lines. He was a Marine Corps veteran and was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Eleanor Cook Norton; a son, Ricky Norton, Avera; two daughters, Sharon Kerstetter, North Pole, Alaska, and Shiela Norton, Warner Robins; a brother, Randall Norton, Riverdale; two sisters, Marviene Mathis, Avera, and Syble Cleveland, Locas Grove; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Warren Mathis, Anthony Clark, Tommy Sheppard, Jason Mathis, Russell Clark and Louie Chalker.

Friends may call at the residence or at Sheppard Funeral Home, Gibson.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.