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Services set for former heavy weight boxing champ


Jacksonville - Services are set for former heavy-weight boxing champion.


Friends and family of the Jacksonville native Ken Norton will gather tomorrow from 4 p.m. until 7p.m., at Buchanan and Cody Funeral Home. Services will be held Friday at 11 a.m.


Norton who defeated Muhammad Ali in 1973, died last week at a hospital, where he was getting treatment from a stroke. Norton was 70 years old when he died.

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