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Martha Clack Norton


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Martha Clack Norton Obituary
Martha Clack Norton

Memphis, TN

Born October 13, 1919, and went peacefully to her heavenly home on June 2, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Norton, Jr.; parents, William and Arlene Jones Clack; a brother, Robert Clack; sister, Marie Hickman Yancey; son-in-law Curtis Zanone, sister-in-law Dorotha Norton, and great-grandson, Liam Carroll.

She is survived by her son, William F. Norton (Virginia) of Augusta, GA, daughters Sarah Morgan (Jim) of Cordova, TN, and Rebecca Zanone of Cumming, GA. She also leaves a brother, Gerald Clack of Pryor, OK, one sister, Virginia Tansey of Sanford, FL and a brother-in-law, Robert Norton of Kenton, TN. She leaves eight grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Norton was a long-time member of Scenic Hills United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday School, as well as a 4-year old kindergarten class. She was a registered nurse at the Methodist Hospital for several years.

The family requests that memorials be sent to Scenic Hills United Methodist Church, Ave Maria Home or a .

Visitation will be held on Monday from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. with a service on Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Memphis Funeral Home, Poplar Avenue.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on June 6, 2017
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