SNELLVILLE William Norton William Herold Norton, age 89, Snellville, GA passed away Friday, June 28, 2013. He was born August 4, 1923 to the late Howard and Velma Norton. He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Angelyn, and siblings, Wendell and Garland Norton and Blanche Thomason. Herold is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Tim and Jennifer Norton, grandchildren, Hailey and Michael Emerson, Samantha Norton, and Brad Norton, great grandchildren, Hannah and Logan Emerson, his siblings, Floy Butler and Lester and Betty Norton, his brother-in-law, Gerald and Barbara Rawlins, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Herold was a 1942 graduate of Snellville High School. He was employed with Sinclair Oil Company, BP Oil Company, and Trust Company Banks in Atlanta. He was a member of Snellville First Baptist Church where he was an active choir member. Herold was a US Army Veteran of WWII, where he served in Burma, India in the Pacific Theatre. He was a member of Masonic Lodge #99 in Snellville, GA. The family would like to thank the staff of Ashton Hall Assisted Living for their loving care and support. Herold loved to sing and could often be found singing to his caregivers at Ashton Hall. A Funeral Service to Honor the Life of Herold Norton will be held Monday, July 1, 2013 at 2PM at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel, with Rev. Guy Priester officiating. Interment will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Sunday, June 30, 2013 from 2PM until 4PM and 6PM until 8PM, and Monday beginning at 12 Noon at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Snellville First Baptist Church, 2400 Main St. E., Snellville, GA 30078. Condolences may be viewed or sent to Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, A Family Company Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.