Bow your head

Kelly Gene Norton, 61, of Evansville, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, at his home. He was born in Mobile, AL on October 15, 1956 to the late Jack Norton and Anita (Griffin) Dixon.

Kelly was a 1974 Bosse High School graduate and received an Honorable Discharge from the US Air Force. Kelly retired from Alcoa in 2010 after 34 yrs. He enjoyed playing darts, pool and was a Harley Davidson enthusiast.

He is survived by his brothers, Kim (Ellen) Norton and Kasey Norton both of Evansville; sister, Melissa Norton of New Albany, IN; uncle, Donald Griffin; aunt, Betty Newbold; and nieces and nephews.

Kelly was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Kirk Norton; grandparents, Mel and Pauline Griffin and Earl and Elsie Norton.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warriors, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517 or Susan G. Komen Breast Center, 4424 Vogel Rd # 205, Evansville, IN 47715.

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Published in Courier Press on Feb. 15, 2018