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Norton E. White, Sr.
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • Emmanuel College
    P.O. Box 129
    Franklin Springs, GA 30639

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“Norton Was myUncleAnd I Will MissHimA lot. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: linda durgin - Florence, SC

“Prayers for all family - and celebration for a wonderfully great man,husband,father, grandparent......what an amazing life !!!! ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Gil & Jennifer Truesdale - SC

“Gene, Annette & Ron: I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Therrell Sr. & Sandra Williams - SC

“Chief Norton was truly one of the nicest people I have ever known. I grew up just down the road from where he lived and he and my Dad ("Gator"...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Jimmy Jackson - Slidell, LA

“'...When one leaves us they leave a piece of their heart with us. It is called memories. Grasp the memories you made together through the years -...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Leon and Mary Belle Johnson - NC

“Grace and Peace be with you during this time of grief. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dr. Sid Chapman - Griffin, GA

“Our deepest and heartfelt sympathy and love goes out to Brother Norton's family. He and his wife, Livonia were such dedicated and faithful...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Rev. & Mrs. H. Larry (Linda) Jones - SC

“Praying for you, Ron, and the rest of your family during this time! May your heart be at peace and your mind full of wonderful memories! :) ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Jennifer Benson - Mount Airy, GA

“Sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Beadles - COMMERCE, GA


Norton E. White, Sr. 98, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, husband of the late Livonia White died Wednesday, April 5, 2017. His Funeral Service will be held Saturday, April 8, 2017 in the J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 1:00 p.m. The family will receive friends Saturday from 12:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Interment, Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens.

Norton was born April 18, 1918 in Awendaw, South Carolina, son of the late Briton White and the late Margaret Munn White. He was a diesel mechanic and tugboat engineer for Marine Contracting and Towing Company of Charleston for over 50 years. Norton was a charter member and longtime deacon of the Mount Pleasant Pentecostal Holiness Church. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed taking his family on his boat in Charleston harbor and local creeks.

He is survived by his four children, Gene White, Annette Truesdale (John), Ron White (Carol), and Sharon Basha (Mike); eleven grandchildren; and fifteen great-grandchildren.

In addition to his wife, Livonia, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Henry, Dub, and Philip; and four sisters, Julia, Louise, Tony, and Elaine.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Emmanuel College, P.O. Box 129, Franklin Springs, GA, 30639.