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Mr. James Norton
Born: 10/22/1936
Died: 09/26/2004
Visitation: 6-9 PM Tuesday, Sep. 28 at Dowell & Martin Funeral Home
Funeral Service: 11 AM Wednesday, Sep. 29 at Dowell & Martin Funeral Home
Interment: Skaggs Creek Cemetery
Mr. James Donald Norton, age 67 of Rt. 6 Mt. Vernon, died Sunday, Sep. 26 at his home. He was born in Rockcastle County on Oct. 22, 1936 the son of Roy and Ollie Chasteen Norton. He was a retired heavy equipment operator and was a veteran of the US Army. He was also a Mason, a Shriner, and a member of the Scottish Rite.

He is survived by a son, James Roy Norton (Roxanne) of Scottsburg, IN; two daughters, Candra Jill Crouse (William Paul) of Greenwood, IN, and Stephanie Lynn Atha (Michael) of Scottsburg, IN; two sisters, Allene Purcell and Louanna Purcell, both of Somerset; and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Ollie Norton; and three brothers, John, Lafe, and Eddie Norton.