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“I am so sorry to hear of Ronnie's passing. He was my Supervisor at Young Oil Grub Mart in Oxford in 90 - 91. He was a wonderful person and I enjoyed...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Sandra Penton - Jacksonville, AL

“My thoughts and prayers are with Martha and family. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Eddie Blackwelder - Piedmont, AL

“Martha and children,Very sorry to hear about Ronnie. You have Doris's, Jay's and my deepest sympathy. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Melissa Acker - Childersburg, AL

“My humble condolences to the family of Mr . Ronnie Norton ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Donaldson - Piedmont, AL

“To the Norton Family: I am so sorry to learn of Ronnie's passing. He was always friendly and full of fun when would cross paths. Know that you are...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: David Pike - Piedmont, AL

“Although I have not seen Ronnie for a while, I shall miss him!! My prayers to Martha and the children. ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Philp Little - Flat Rock, NC

“Rest in Peace Ronnie. I regret I never got to know my 1st cousin. Life ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Redding - Greenville, SC

“I will miss his humor and insight. Ronnie liked people. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Bill Knight - Cedar Bluff, AL

“Ronnie was a long time friend of mine. At one time he was a business partner. He was always honest,fair and dependable. After I came home from a...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Joe Lively - Piedmont, AL

“Martha, I know that you and your family aregoing through trying times which will testyour faith. Remember Ronnie was an outstanding individual, and...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Norman Parker - Piedmont, AL

“Ronnie lived his life with hard work, integrity,honesty and a heart full of love for everyone. Rest in Peace Ronnie. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Ann Cottingham - Ohatchee, AL

“I am so sorry to hear this and regret never to meet my 1st cousin ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Eddie Redding - Piedmont, AL


Ronnie Norton, 78, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his home. Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Martha Norton; two daughters, Phyllis Norton Needham (Paul) and Anita Norton; two sons, David Norton and Dustin Norton (Haley) all of Piedmont; one grandchild, Dylan Brewster; four special grandchildren, Levi Wood, Reagen Wood, Aiden Harris, and Mackinlee Harris; and an uncle, Jack Little (Judy) of Smith's Station. Mr. Norton was a native and lifelong resident of Piedmont, a 1956 graduate of Piedmont High School, and attended Gadsden State Junior College. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran, a member of the Lozahatchee Masonic Lodge #97 F&AM for over 50 years, and was an avid Alabama fan. He was preceded in death by his parents, R.C. and Rachel Norton. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions be made to the Venecia Foundation, P.O. Box 752, Piedmont, AL 36272 or Cheaha Regional Humane Society, Inc., 3605 Morrisville Road, Anniston, AL 36201. Per Mr. Norton's wishes, there will be no services.

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Thompson Funeral Home
6340 Old Piedmont-Gadsden Hwy Piedmont, AL 36272
Tel. (256) 447-7113

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