Clifton Ray Morton
Attended Winslow High School Class 54
April 04, 2011
Clifton Ray Morton, 76, of Winslow, IN, entered rest on Monday, April 04, 2011 at 7:15 a.m. at his home. He was born September 16, 1934 in Pike County, IN to Donald and Minnie (Wininger) Morton.
He attended school at Winslow High School. Clifton was a Army veteran during the Korean Conflict and was a retired coal miner after 26 years service at Old Ben Coal Co. He was also a member of U.M.W.A. Local #5179.
Surviving are his wife of 25 years, Helen (Russell) Morton of Winslow; daughters, Teresa Riech of Princeton, IN, Suzi (Bryan) Robinson of Indianapolis, IN, and Angie Owens of Winslow; sons, Roger Morton of Lake Worth, FL, Larry (Becky) Morton of Winslow, Randy Morton of Oakland City, IN, and Tim Morton of Nashville, Tn; brothers, Gene Morton of Beatyville, KY and Dennis Morton of Winslow; a sister, Anna Lee Ennis of Winslow; grandchildren, Logan, Heath, Alex, Lauren, Keevon, Jaylon, Jamie, Erin, Wyatt, Cassie, Sara, Conner, Collin and Cooper; and great grandchildren, Chase, Lexi and Isaac.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Harold and Wendel Morton; and sister, Donna Mae Morton.
Funeral services were Thursday, April 7, 2011 at 11 a.m. EDT at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel in Oakland City with Rev. Tom Deen officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Campbelltown.
Visitation was from 4-8 p.m. EDT Wednesday, April 6, 2011 and from 9 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.
Family and friends may sign online guest register at www.lambbasham.com