Otto Lamar Norton of Covington, GA died Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at Sacred Journey Hospice. He was born on May 14, 1938 in Griffin, GA to William Thomas and Irene Norton. He was an avid square dancer in his younger years and also gave lessons and called square dancing. He courageously fought cancer for numerous years. Mr. Norton is survived by his loving wife Paula B. Norton of Covington, GA; sister Iris Norton Brooks of Suwanee GA; brothers Russel H. Norton of Santa Barbara, CA and Don M. Norton of Lithonia, GA. He is preceded in death by his parents William and Irene Norton; sisters Nina B. Norton and Ann Kerlin. Services will be held at 2:00PM on Friday, December 16, 2011 in the chapel of Wheeler Funeral Home with Preacher Gene Walton officiating. Interment will be at Woodland Memorial Cemetery with Rev. William Herndon officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home prior to the service on Friday from 12:30-2:00PM. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Woodland Memorial Cemetery Association, Attn: Edward Buchanan 11234 Manchester Highway Shiloh, GA 31826, or to Vaughn United Methodist Church building fund, Attn: Robert Kennedy, 586 Vaughn School Road, Griffin GA 30223. Guest may sign the online register book at www.wheelerfuneralhome.com. Wheeler Funeral Home & Crematory, 11405 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, GA 30016 (770) 786-7111