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Mrs. Geneva Shipley Norton, 68, of Morganton, passed away on Sunday, October 18, 2020 at CHS-BR Morganton, following a period of declining health.
Geneva was born on August 17, 1952 in Hendersonville, NC to the late John Shipley and Emily Jones Shipley. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker to her entire family, who was loved and will missed by all who knew her.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Norton, a sister, Reba and one brother, Eugene Shipley.
Survivors include her three children; Jerry Norton, Barbara Wise, and Glenn Norton, two grandchildren; Samantha Williams and Travis Wise, and two great-grandchildren; Isabella and Dominique. Also surviving are two sisters; Mary Jane and Emily, and two brothers; Jerry Shipley and Robert Justice.
The family will hold a private service at a later date.
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Heritage Funeral Service & Crematory of Valdese is serving the Norton family.