Services

Visitation One

Thu. Dec. 28, 2023
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Beresford Funeral Service

13501 Alief Clodine Road
Houston , TX 77082.

Funeral Service

Thu. Dec. 28, 2023
12:00 pm

Beresford Funeral Service

13501 Alief Clodine Road
Houston , TX 77082.

Interment

Thu. Dec. 28, 2023
2:00 pm

Paradise South Cemetery

2237 Cullen Blvd
Pearland , TX 77581.
Thu. Dec. 28, 2023
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beresford Funeral Service
13501 Alief Clodine Road
Houston , TX 77082.
Thu. Dec. 28, 2023
12:00 pm
Beresford Funeral Service
13501 Alief Clodine Road
Houston , TX 77082.
Thu. Dec. 28, 2023
2:00 pm
Paradise South Cemetery
2237 Cullen Blvd
Pearland , TX 77581.
In Memory of
Leonard David Norton
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Leonard David Norton, 79, passed away on December 16, 2023 in Dickinson, Texas.  He was born on February 1, 1944 in Houston, Texas to Eugene Sr and Marjorie Green Norton.

Leonard was a Church goer who loved The Lord and he exemplified that with his generosity of giving to what he believed in. Leonard was a member of Wesley Chapel A.M.E, church under the leadership of Dr. Coats, Christian Faith Baptist Church, Rev. LeRoy Joseph, South Park Methodist Church, Rev. T. C. Lister, Windsor Village United Methodist Church, Dr. KirbyJon Caldwell, and Called Out Ministries at the time of his demise.

Leonard’s early educational debut started in the Houston Public Schools where he completed and graduated from Jack Yates Sr Hg in 1962. He attended Texas Southern University graduating with High Honors majoring in Chemistry and minoring in Math in 1966 with a BS. degree.

Leonard’s career began at Dow Badische as a Muditilurgical Chemist in Freeport, Texas whereas he spent many years before being employed at the Hughes Tools in Houston, Texas in the early 1980’s.

Leonard was the third child of Eugene Sr and Marjorie Green Norton. Leonard met and married Carol Barnes and from that union came Connie Elizabeth. He married again to Sebie Harrison and from that union came Dannielle Amiria Mionne, Tangelyn Myoshi a son, Ebony L’Nard Norton and a bonus daughter, Ruth Foncel Alexia Harrison. Leonard marries again to Shirley Miller and from that union came LaKresha MyaCharmain and a bonus daughter, D’Arcie Jenkins.

Preceding him in death was his parents Eugene Sr and Marjorie Green Norton, his wife Shirley Miller Norton, his sister Marjorie Jean Norton Roberts, his brothers, Eugene Norton Jr, Alfred Leon Norton, his daughters Tangelyn Myoshi Norton, LaKresha MyaCharmain Norton, and a granddaughter Ja’Niyah Lillie Norton.

He leaves to continue in celebration of his life on Earth his children Connie Elizabeth Wilson (Donald), Dannielle Amiria Mione Norton, his son Mr. Ebony L’Nard Norton (Shayla), bonus daughters Ruth F.A. Charles (Claude), D’Arcie Britton (Anthony). His grandchildren Christopher Anthony Wilson (Martica), DeDreaMichelle Norton, Braxton Jamal Young Norton, Neveah Genesis Norton, Eternity La’Monie Norton, and a great grandchild Kamari Dewayne Wilson, a host of other relatives and friends.

Services will be on Thursday, December 28, 2023 in the Chapel of Beresford Funeral Service.  Visitation starts at 11 AM.  The funeral starts at 12 PM.  Burial will follow at 2PM at Paradise South Cemetery (2237 Cullen Blvd, Pearland, TX 77581).

 

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Tributes

Message from
Elder Sebie Harrison Norton
Fri, 12/29/2023

A giver Giving to a worthy cause. Always loved to celebrate others.