9/8/12 — Jimmy Wayne Norton

Memorial services for Mr. Jimmy Wayne  Norton, age 54, of Manchester, will be conducted at 3:00 PM on Saturday,  September 8, 2012 at New Life Church in Manchester. 

Mr. Norton passed away on Monday,  September 3 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in  Nashville.

Mr. Norton was born in Manchester, TN,  the son of the late Jesse and Alice Rogers Norton. 

He was owner/operator of Norton Lawn and  Landscape in Manchester and also operated Little Duck River Kennel.  He enjoyed collecting knives and  arrowheads.  He coached his  daughters’ softball team, The Blue Devils.  Jimmy also enjoyed tropical fish.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Norton  was also preceded in death by a brother, Joe  Norton.

Jimmy is survived by his loving wife of  35 years, Cathy Clabough Norton of Manchester; two daughters, Jamie (Kevin)  Welsh of Indianapolis, IN and Terri (Michael Partin) Millraney of Manchester;  In-laws, Gene and Carolyn Clabough of Manchester; 10 grandchildren, Michael  Allen Partin, Jr., Marissa Partin, Jordan Welsh, Kaleigh Partin, Kaylee  Millraney, Hannah Bryce, Jordyn Norton, Evan Norton, Kevin Welsh, III, and  Kaitlin Welsh; two aunts, Dorthy Lackey and Bobbie Sue Stem; and several  cousins.

Manchester Funeral Home is honored to  serve the Norton family.