YORK -- Mr. Norman Eugene North, 79, of 6234 North Road, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at Carolinas Medical Center, Mercy, Charlotte, N.C.
The funeral service will be 3 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Bethel Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bart Plaxco officiating. Burial will be at Woodside Cemetery.
Mr. North was born Aug. 4, 1928, in Florence, S.C., to the late James and Cora North. He was an Army World War II veteran, owner and operator of North's Grocery & Grill for 37 years and a member of the Civil Air Patrol for 54 years, serving as Colonel.
He is preceded in death by a brother, James North.
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Mr. North is survived by his wife, Carolyn Christenbury Kale North of the home; daughters, Norma Jean Hallman of Rock Hill, S.C., Teresa North and Mary N. Horne both of York and Kristen Dianne Kale of Clover, S.C.; sons, William Edgar Kale Jr. and Jonathan Claude Kale both of Clover; sister, Shirley Lewis of Florence, S.C.; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m., Sunday at the church.
Memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Church, 4160 Hands Mill Highway, York, SC 29745.
M. L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home, Clover, is serving the family of Mr. North.