OBITUARY

Mrs. Betty Amason Norton

August 20, 1944September 28, 2019
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Mrs. Betty Amason Norton, age 75, of Douglasville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2019. She was born August 20, 1944 in LaGrange, Georgia. Betty was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved all animals, especially cats. She was well known locally as an artist, teaching art for many years, and was a member of the Cultural Arts Center. She was Baptist by faith.

Betty was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Roger Norton; her parents, Jay and Alma (McCollum) Amason; and her sister, Diane Laster.

She is survived by her son, Jay (Christye Holloway) Norton of Ellijay, Georgia; her daughter, Jodi (Barry) Goodwin of Douglasville, Georgia; and one granddaughter, Jessica (Kasey) Gordon of Douglasville, Georgia; and her furbaby, LuLu.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, September 30, 2019 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Rosehaven Memorial Park with Dr. Gene Tyre officiating.

While flowers are appreciated, the family would like to suggest donations be made in Betty’s memory to the National Kidney Foundation of Georgia, Inc., 270 Peachtree St #1040, Atlanta, GA 30303, www.kidney.org

Please take time to leave condolences with the family or share memories of Betty by visiting www.WhitleyGarner.com

Services have been entrusted to the care of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, 8640 Rose Avenue, Douglasville, Georgia 30134

Services

  • Visitation Monday, September 30, 2019
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, October 1, 2019

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Debra Mayfield

October 7, 2019

The staff of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home and Memorial Park would like to extend our most sincere condolence to the Norton Family. We would like to thank you for entrusting the care of your loved one into our hands. Please remember you are not alone and we will always be here for you.

Nancy Whittenburger

October 1, 2019

Jodi - I love you and I am praying for you during this time of loss. You were such a wonderful daughter to your mom. My prayer is that God will give you, Barry, Jessica and Kasey His love, peace and comfort.

DR. MICHAEL MOODY

September 30, 2019

MY CONDOLENCES TO THE FAMILY. MRS. BETTY WAS AN UNFORGETTABLE WOMEN. SHE ALWAYS BROUGHT JOY TO THE OFFICE WHEN SHE CAME IN. REST IN PARADISE MRS. BETTY, YOU HAVE EARNED YOUR WINGS.


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Jeanie Carr

September 30, 2019

Jay & Jody, I’m so sorry to hear about your mom. I know this is such a difficult time and I’ll be praying for the whole family. Wish we could be with you tonight or tomorrow, but work and family obligations won’t allow. Please know we are thinking of you and praying for God's peace.

Love,
Jeanie Norton Carr

Irene Klangos

September 30, 2019

So very sorry for your loss, Jay. Prayers for you and your family.
Your friends Irene and Rodolfo

Johnny Sorrells

September 30, 2019

Sorry for your loss Jay and Jodi. Praying for you and your family.

David Proctor

September 29, 2019

To my good friend Jay sorry to hear about your mom.
my condolences.
Prayers for you and your family.

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Biography

Mrs. Betty Amason Norton, age 75, of Douglasville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2019. She was born August 20, 1944 in LaGrange, Georgia. Betty was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She loved all animals, especially cats. She was well known locally as an artist, teaching art for many years, and was a member of the Cultural Arts Center. She was Baptist by faith.

Betty was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Roger Norton; her parents, Jay and Alma (McCollum) Amason; and her sister, Diane Laster.

She is survived by her son, Jay (Christye Holloway) Norton of Ellijay, Georgia; her daughter, Jodi (Barry) Goodwin of Douglasville, Georgia; and one granddaughter, Jessica (Kasey) Gordon of Douglasville, Georgia; and her furbaby, LuLu.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, September 30, 2019 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Rosehaven Memorial Park with Dr. Gene Tyre officiating.

While flowers are appreciated, the family would like to suggest donations be made in Betty’s memory to the National Kidney Foundation of Georgia, Inc., 270 Peachtree St #1040, Atlanta, GA 30303, www.kidney.org

Please take time to leave condolences with the family or share memories of Betty by visiting www.WhitleyGarner.com

Services have been entrusted to the care of Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, 8640 Rose Avenue, Douglasville, Georgia 30134