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Norman Franklin Sexton

September 27, 1940 ~ February 11, 2020 (age 79)


Norman Franklin Sexton, 79, passed away at his home Tuesday, February 11, 2020.  Norman was a lifelong resident of Chattanooga, Tn. ,along with being of the Church of God faith.  He retired from Combustion Engineering in Chattanooga, Tn.  Norman loved the outdoors and loved his family.

He is preceded in death by his parents Charlie James and Estelle Zora McNabb Sexton; brother, Charles Nathan Sexton.

Loved ones left behind to cherish his memory are his wife Judith Anne Parson Sexton of 58 years, sons; Norman T. Sexton; daughters, Cynthia Anne Massengale and Sherri Annette Johnson; grandchildren, Eric T. Sexton, Codie  Blansett, Danielle Huff and Taylor Atchley.  Five great-grandchildren.

The family will have visitation on Friday, February 14, 2020 from 1:00 pm CST to 8:00 pm CST/2:00-9:00 EST at Tate Funeral Home in Jasper, Tn.

The funeral service will be held on Saturday,  February 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm CST/ 2:00 pm EST with Pastor Darrell Nunley officiating and Helen Brackett reading  the eulogy.

Norman will be laid to rest at Lakewood Memorial Garden East Cemetery in Chattanooga, TN.

Arrangements entrusted to Tate Funeral Home, 950 Mel Dixon Lane, Jasper, Tn. 37347, 423-942-9500. Condolences may be sent to the family at

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February 14, 2020

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tate Funeral Home
950 Mel Dixon Lane
Jasper, TN 37347

Funeral Service
February 15, 2020

1:00 PM
Tate Funeral Home
950 Mel Dixon Lane
Jasper, TN 37347

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