Donald King Norvell

Published 3:06 pm Thursday, November 3, 2016

Donald King Norvell


Donald King Norvell, 84, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016. He was born in Perryville, Kentucky, Oct. 23, 1932, to the late Alford “Alfie” and Mary Providence Webb Norvell and was the husband of 64 years to Betty Lee Rogers Norvell. 

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Donald was employed at Jack Kain Ford for 34 years where he served as Parts Manager. He was an avid outdoorsman and clay target shooting enthusiast. He was a member of the Casey County Sportsman Club for 20 years. He loved UK Basketball and dogs.


In addition to his wife Betty, he is survived by four children, Mary Lee Myers (Fred), Terry King Norvell (Micci), Jenny Wolfe (Russ), and Roger Norvell (Brenda). He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Jonathan Andrew Myers, Sara Pearl Myers, Eben Tyler Norvell, Ariel Paige Norvell, Ian David Norvell, Christopher Thomas and Jared Scott.

He was predeceased by brothers Warren Lee, William Winder and Kenneth Prewitt Norvell.

The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, at Perryville Christian Church with Rev. Joe Hood and Tommy Weddle officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Wilder Funeral Home Perryville is entrusted with the arrangements.