Harold Michael Norton

Mr. Harold Michael Norton, age 65, of Nicholson died Sunday, January 13, 2013.

Mr. Norton was born in Woolsey, a son to the late Harold, and Archie Jones Norton. He was an Estimator for Shumate Mechanical and was a member of the Nicholson Baptist Church. Mr. Norton was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and served in Vietnam. His parents and his sister, Joyce King, preceded him in death.

Survivors include: his wife, Jeanie Deeson Norton of Nicholson; daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Jay Maiers of Buford; step-son and daughter-in-law, David and Christa Naylor of Sarasota, FL; step-daughter and son-in-law; Samantha and Page Brooks of Jefferson; grandchildren, Reis Brooks, Ivie Brooks, and Caleb Brooks; sister, Betty Johnson of Sharpsburg.

The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 16 at 10am in the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Rev. Stuart Lang officiating. The burial will follow in the Evans Memory Gardens with Bob Siemer, David Naylor, Billy Johnson Jr., Jay Maiers, Page Brooks, and Greg Hart honored as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Larry Hollingsworth, Pete Dills, Charles Pittman, Mickey Whatley, Doug Lee, Rufus Vascuu, Charlie Brown, Chris Gregory, and Pat Patterson. The visitation will be held on Tuesday evening from 6-8pm at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the , Odyssey Hospice, Wounded Warriors, WRAF Radio Stations, or the David Jeremiah Ministries.

Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Jan. 15 to Feb. 14, 2013