Vernon Keith Northover
January 3, 1924 – October 26, 2018
Mr. Vernon Keith Northover, 94, of Senoia, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018. He was born in New York City on January 3, 1924 to the late Leonard and Thelma Rainford Northover.
He spent his early years in England and served in the British Royal Air Force during World War II. Mr. Northover then worked for British Rail. After the death of his first wife, he returned to the United States in 1969. He was a five times recipient of the President’s Award as the Senior Marketing Representative for the GAF Corporation where he worked for 40 years. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his two brothers, Dr. William Northover and Dr. Wallace Northover.
He is survived by his wife, Dr. Marie Lottie Taylor; son, Vernon (Marti) Northover; daughters, Vivia Northover and Francesca (Leonard) Stiller; step-sons, Michael Taylor and Kirk Patrick; step-daughter, Dr. Lee Taylor-Nelms; grandchildren, Michael (Margo) Northover, Karl (Sumana) Northover, Daryl Northover, Nicole Campbell, Scott Campbell, Christian Northover, Clark and Christian Nelms, Michael and Lotus Taylor; great grandchildren, Jada, Theo, Taneshia, Ronin, and Kirin Northover; one great-great granddaughter, Ameiya Northover. He will be sorely missed by Penelope Hercules Taylor Northover.
Memorial services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 10 at the Trinity Church Northborough, MA. Carmichael-Hemperley Funeral Home & Crematory, Peachtree City, GA is in charge of arrangements.
Letter to Vernon Keith Northover from his dear wife:
It seems wherever I go, People come into my life or go out of it, Touching me where I can feel, Then leaving me only a MEMORY.
It’s like the Gossamer Fairy Tales of Children
As Easily Forgotten. And I wasn’t even through knowing all of them! How Do I know who I am seeing for the last time?
How do you stop your life together?
Keep those around you that you’ve Ever known? and
How do you keep fairytales from Losing their magic?
“So Vernon, you came and you Brushed against the walls of my life and Stayed long enough for us to know and love Each Other even though we Would have to part sometime”
We both knew The longer you stayed…. The more I would want you back when you were gone!
“But Even in My Memory you will Still Come Anyway….
Fairy Tales are the happiest stories we read
Great Books are made of little chapters” Rest In Peace and Sweet Memories My Love
- Memorial Service Saturday, November 10, 2018
Vernon Keith Northover
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November 8, 2018
Lottie and the family are in my prayers in the loss of beloved Vernon. When my sister, Wanda and I visited Lottie and Vernon in Florida a few years ago, we were met with such warmth and hospitality. Vernon was so easy to talk to and had many humorous things to say. It was a very memorable trip and a very fond memory.
Since that time Vernon would stay in touch from time-to-time on FB and it was always nice to hear from him and Lottie.
Thank you for the memories. Heartfelt love and prayers are sent during this time of bereavement.
Ruth and Chet Kendall
November 5, 2018
Such sweet memories of so many fun times. I was an honor to call you a friend. p.s. I still want to know your recipe for the hummingbirds! I never saw so many fighting over a feeder. I still see that coy smile spread across your face as you replied that it was your secret. Rest In Peace sweet gentle man.
October 30, 2018
I REMEMBER SITTING AT THE KITCHEN TABLE DRINKING TEA AND PASTRY . TALKING AND LAUGHTING WITH YOU UNCLE VERNON. WATCHING YOU WITH THE DOG. DISCUSSING THE RECEIPES FOR THAT DAYS MENU . ILL ALWAYS MISS YOU . REST IN PEACE. LOVE ALWAYS IRIS