She was born Oct. 22, 1951, to the late Ward Henry and Gladys Exline.
She had been a resident of McMinn County for 30 years. She was of the Baptist faith and a member of Chestuee Baptist Church. She was also in the medical profession serving as a RN for more than 20 years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband and the father of her children, Danny L. Moats; three sisters: Brenda Sue Robinson, Joyce Lorene Seem and Rosemarie Exline; and four brothers: Ward Larry Exline, Carl Eugene Exline, James Edward Exline and Earl Nathan Exline.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory her husband, Richard E. Norton, Jr; her children: Gary Moats (Donna), Celina Bradam (Ricky), Aimee Mills (Jeremy), Sarah Song (Sopaul) and Rebecca Brown (Sam); her grandchildren: Gary Moats II, Amber Moats, Justin Moats, Brittney Bradam, Austin Bradam, Avery Mills, Max Song, Jack Brown and Titus Brown; two sisters: Wendy Lynn Seem of Diamond, Ohio, and Mary Lou Ellen Wallace of Huntsville, Ala.; one brother, Johnnie Lee Exline of Calhoun; and numerous other extended family members and a host of special friends.
The family will receive friends today, Feb. 16, 2014, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Chestuee Baptist Church, located at 1414 Athens Road in Calhoun.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 4 p.m. with interment to follow in the church cemetery.
You are invited to share a personal memory of Nancy or your condolences with her family at her online guest book located at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral & Cremation Service and The Cody Family are honored to assist the Norton family with these arrangements.