AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Monday, March 4, 2002 at St. Joseph Hospital, Mr. William "Bill" Norton, beloved husband of Debra Milton Norton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later. Mr. Norton born in Blount County, Tennessee was employed at Ponderosa of Georgia, a paper recycling plant, as a maintenance supervisor. Survivors include two daughters, Melissa Norton, Harlem and Stephanie Norton, Clarks Hill, S.C.; three sons, Chris Newton and Dakota Norton, Martinez and Jeremiah Newton, Evans; one brother, David Norton, Knoxville, Tenn.; three sisters, Barbara Williamson, Friendsville, Tenn., Patsy Thomas, Madisonville, Tenn., and Gail Thompson of Maryville, Tenn.; three grandchildren, Katlyn Newton, Baylee Newton and Devon Carter and adopted son, "Junior" Mike Johnson.
The Augusta Chronicle March 6, 2002