- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 21 Jan 2005.
Jama Ellis Norton, age 93 passed away Thursday, January 20, 2005 at Maryville Healthcare Center. Jama was a member of Maryville First Baptist Church. She worked for many years as an assistant to Dr. Max McCulloch and Dr. James Millard. Preceded in death by: parents, James A. Norton Sr. and Cora Ellis Norton; infant sister, Rose Gertrude Norton; sisters-in-law, Jerry (Mrs. J. Ray) Norton and Esther (Mrs. Frank R.) Norton. Survivors include: brothers, J. Ray Norton, Frank R. Norton and James A. Norton Jr. and wife Irene W. Norton all of Maryville; several nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. Family and friends will assemble at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 22, 2005 at Grandview Cemetery for the graveside service and interment. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Maryville First Baptist Church or the charity of your choice. Smith Mortuary, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.
- [S1] U. S. Social Security Death Index, 415-07-9666.
Issued in Tennessee, residing in Maryville, Blount County, Tennessee