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Norman Britt (2-2-17) service 2-4-17

Norman C. Britt, 89, of Adamsville, died on Thursday, Feb. 2. 
He was born in Mount Olive, Alabama, the son of the late Clydie Fields and John Quincy Adams Britt. He was united in marriage to Ann Dockery, who survives.
Mr. Britt served in the United States Navy as Seaman First Class from November 1943 to April 1946 during World War II. He then reenlisted January 1951 and served through July 1954 during the Korean Conflict. Norman was an over the road truck driver and had worked for Frisco Railroad, Union Pacific, and retired from Roadway Express.  He attended Calvary Baptist Church of Adamsville and was a member of Teamsters Union Local 667 and the Tin Can Sailors.
In addition to his wife, Ann Britt of Adamsville, he is survived by his children, Dena Britt of Adamsville, Edwin Britt of Smyrna, Tennessee, and Sterling Britt of Adamsville; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Pauline Newborn and Dorothy Michaelson.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the St. Labre Indian School, 1000 Tongue River Road, Ashland, Montana 59004.
Visitation was on Saturday, Feb. 4, at Shackelford Funeral Director’s in Adamsville.

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