Mary “Jean” Norton Goble

Mary “Jean” Norton Goble, born September 14, 1938 and raised in Blount County, Tennessee passed away on January 4, 2022 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Dementia. She was a homemaker for many years until she was widowed. She loved Jesus as her best friend, her children and grandchildren, and trips to the beach. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her sons Richard and spouse Kay Goble, Douglas and spouse Ramona Goble, daughter Mechelle Stevens. Brothers: Tom and his wife Linda Norton and Jerry and his wife Brenda Norton. Special niece; Lori and husband Will Woolum and special nephew; Jimmy Jones.  Also 6 Grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by: husband: R C Goble, Parents: Roy Norton and Frances Norton, sister: Johnnie Jones, daughter, Tonya Goble, grandson, Aaron Goble.

Special thank you to Avalon Hospice nurses: Lisa, Cindy and Monica for their loving care. The past year they became family and they helped us with all that was needed, especially in the last days of her life.

To honor her wishes, we will be planning a Celebration Of Life for this amazing woman, in the late Spring/early Summer. She loved family gatherings, so we will have an outdoor event to honor her the way she loved.

Posted in Obituaries.


  1. So very sorry. Our parents are special in ways only their children know. God be with you and comfort you in this hour of sadness.

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