Originally created 11/29/03

Mrs. Catherine Norton (SARDIS, Ga.)



SARDIS, Ga.- Mrs. Cora Catherine (Perry) Norton, 84, of Sardis, entered into rest Wednesday, November 26, 2003 at Keysville Nursing Convalescents Center. Funeral services will be held today at Sardis Baptist Church at 11 a.m. with Dr. Bill King officiating. Mrs. Norton will lie in state one hour prior to the services at the church. Burial will follow at Sardis Cemetery. Mrs. Norton is preceded in death by her husband, Ted Norton and stepson, Jimmy Norton, brothers, George E. Perry, Charles H. Perry, and sister, Bernice Davis. Survivors include stepsons, Howard (Lucille) Norton of Waynesboro, Ga., Gary (Gloria) Norton of Savannah; brothers, Paul H. (Doris) Perry of Claxton, Ga. and William R. (Fran) Perry of Columbia, S.C.; step-grandson, Jeremy Norton. Pallbearers will be nephews, Billy Perry, Bert Sorin, Ryan Cummins, and Jordan Patrick, step-grandson, Jeremy Norton and friend, Mike Chandler. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Sardis Baptist Church. DeLoach-Kennedy Funeral Home, 842 Liberty St., Waynesboro, Ga. (706) 554-3531. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle November 29, 2003