Jean I. Norton, age 88 of Vernon, passed from this life on October 13, 2016.
Jean was born on April 21, 1928 in Aspen, Colorado to George Hatch and Florence Roberts. She moved to Washington County in 1978 coming from Lynn Haven.
She is preceded in death by her husband: Glen Norton; parents: George and Florence Hatch; brother: Darrell Hatch; sister: Lois Hanson.
She is survived by her son: Kent Norton and wife Judy of Douglasville, Georgia; three daughters: Linda Norton of Chipley, Florida, Cindy Strella of Douglasville, Georgia, Tammie Williams and husband William of Summerville, South Carolina; five grandchildren: Richard, Connie, Paul, Glen and Ryan; three great grandchildren: Rose Mary, Heather and Cody.
A memorial service will be held in her honor 2P.M. Saturday, November 12, 2016 at First Presbyterian Church in Chipley, Florida with Rev. Jack Homoney officiating. Obert Funeral Home of Chipley, Florida in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Washington County Council on Aging, 1348 South Boulevard, Chipley, Florida 32428 or Covenant Care, 4215 Kelson Avenue Suite E, Marianna, Florida 32446.