SYLVESTER -- Mrs. Betty Robinson Norton, 87, of Sylvester died Wednesday April 4, 2012 at Pine Shadows Retirement Manor.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday April 7, 2012 at A.S. Turner & Son Funeral Chapel in Deactur, GA. with interment to follow in the Decatur Cemetery.

Mrs. Norton was born on March 2, 1925 to the late Charles Cleveland and Maude Kinsland Robinson in Biltmore, NC. She has lived in Tifton and Sylvester for the past 10 years moving here from Decatur, GA. where she had lived most of her life. Mrs. Norton was active in the Southern Railway Ladies Club, Fun and Travel Club and the Home Demonstration Club. Her family was her life and she loved to travel. Mrs. Norton was a member of North Decatur United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her daughter Ann Norton Monk (Bob) of Sylvester; grandchildren, David Monk (Tracy) of Tifton, Sarah Leanne Monk of Sylvester; great grandchildren, Ridley James Monk and Hunter Zachary Monk.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Norton was preceded in death by her husband Richard Zachary Norton on May 16, 1979.

The family will receive friends on Saturday April 7, 2012 from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at A.S. Turner & Son Funeral Chapel in Decatur, GA.

For those desiring, memorials may be made to Southern Care Hospice, 412 1st Street SE, Moultrie, Georgia 31768.

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