NORTON, JEAN, 87
Gainesville - Jean Lawton Norton, age 87 of Gainesville, Florida, passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014. She was born August 26, 1927 in Detroit, Michigan to Alexander and Vera MacVittie.
Jean was an elementary school teacher
for twenty years and became a licensed pilot after her fiftieth birthday. She was widely traveled and an avid and lifelong reader.
She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Glen T. Norton; son, Douglas R. Norton of Alexandria, VA; daughter, Gail Y. Norton of San Diego, CA; grandchildren, David, Nathanael and Rose; great grandchildren, Benjamin and Brennan.
The family will receive friends for a Gathering of Remembrance Tuesday, April 15, 2014 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at WILLIAMS-THOMAS FUNERAL HOME WESTAREA, 823 NW 143rd Street. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to
Please visit her memorial page at
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