Funeral services for Norton announced.
Funeral service for Willie Lavell Norton, 42, of Lexa, will be held Saturday, March 28, 2009 at noon at Kincaid Funeral Service Auditorium.
Burial will in Oak Grove at Helena-West Helena. Apostle Casey Perry will officiate. Visitation will be Friday, March 27, 2009 from 4 to 6 p.m.
Willie was born Aug. 17, 1967 in Lundell to Cora Norton and the late Willie Norton. He died March 21, 2009 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. He worked for the Helena-West Helena Sanitation Department.
He leaves to cherish his memories his mother, Cora Lee Norton of Minneapolis; children, Shaneca (Nelson) Summage, Willie Norton Jr., Michael Norton and Keith Roberts; six brothers, Thomas Jefferson of Minneapolis, James (Teresa) Norton of Jacksonville, Fla., Albert (LaShawn) Norton, Lexa, Johnny (Monisha) Norton of San Diego, Anthony (Deborah) Ewing of Detroit, and Michael Larkin of Helena- West Helena; eight sisters, Angela Smith of Jacksonville, Fla., Gwendolyn (Terry) Carter of Helena, Stephanie Bailey of Helena- West Helena, Valerie Anderson of Jacksonville, Fla., Kisha (Terrance) Dancan of Helena-West Helena, Keisha (Sylvester) Dowd of Little Rock, Jackie Norton of Helena- West Helena, and Sandra Norton of Little Rock; and a host of aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.