Funeral   services   for   Mrs.  Izell  Strong  Norton,   92,     of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 11 A.M. on Saturday, December
20, 2014, at  Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the  Lynn  Cemetery  in  the
Burristown community of Jackson County, TN.

   The family will receive friends on Friday from 3 P.M. - 8 P.M.,
and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

   She passed  away  on  Wednesday, December  17, 2014, at
Livingston Regional Hospital in Livingston, TN.

   She was born March  26, 1922, in  Jackson  County,  TN,  to
the  late  William "Bill" Strong  and  Maggie Rhoten Strong.   On
October 26, 1941, she was married to  the  late  Charlie  Cowan
Norton, who passed away May 22, 2001.   She  was  the  owner
and operator of Izell's Beauty Shop in Gainesboro, TN. She was
a member of the Church of Christ.

   In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded
in death by 1 Grandson:  Tom Norton; 1 Great Grandson: Trent
Norton;   5   Brothers:   Lester,  Herman,  Comer,  Homer,    and
Andrew Strong; and 2 Sisters: Irene Sweeny and Ivory Sousa.

   Survivors include 2 Sons: Richard Norton of Cookeville,  TN,
and   Gary   and   wife,   Jo   Norton    of    Gainesboro,   TN;   3
Grandchildren: Glenn (Kathy) Norton  of  Lebanon,  TN,   Laura
Young  of  Cookeville, TN,  and Gail Norton  of  Cookeville,  TN;
and  8  Great Grandchildren: Kevin Young, Carter Young, Greg
Norton,   Nick  Norton,  Taylor  Norton,  Kimberly  Norton,  Justin
Sliger, and Meghan Sliger.
       
   Bro. Jimmy Anderson  and  Bro. Johnny Fox  will  officiate  at
the services.

   In lieu of flowers, memorial donations  may  be  made  to  the
Charlie Norton Christmas Fund, Shriners Children's Hospital, or
the donor's favorite charity by contacting the funeral home.
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