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Charles E. Norton B-O-49-1

Charles E. Norton, 94 of Edinburgh, Indiana passed away August 17, 2019 at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, In-Patient Facility in Columbus, Indiana. He was born May 27, 1925 in Taylorsville, Kentucky. He was the son of Benjamin Hardin Norton and Sara Otis (Goodlett) Norton. He married Wanda Rose (Thompson) Norton August 27, 1949 and she preceded him in death on July 14, 2008. He is survived by his son, Michael Charles (Jean) Norton of Bradenton, Florida, daughters, Judy Kay Jones of Columbus, Indiana and Karen Lynn Hounshell of Edinburgh, Indiana, 15 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, 14 great-great-grandchildren, brother, Edgar Jay (Linda) Norton of Taylorsville, Kentucky, and sister, Betty Ruth Douglas of Taylorsville, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughter, Vicki Jo Ellen Stanton, 10 brothers, and 8 sisters. He served in the US Army. He retired from Local Union 440 in Indianapolis where he worked as a welder and pipe fitter. Charles was a member of Who-So-Ever-Will Community Church in Edinburgh, Indiana. He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, attending church, and wood working. A funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 22, 2019 by Reverend Lewis Burton at Who-So Ever-Will Community Church in Edinburgh. Calling will be from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday and from 11:00 a.m. until time of service Thursday. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh. Arrangements made by Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh, Indiana.