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Paul Woodrow Morton, 91 years, of New Bloomfield, passed away Thursday, August 12, 2010, at the Harry S. Truman's Veteran's Hospital.
Paul was born May 28, 1919, in Ashland, the son of William and Georgia Nichols Morton. He served in the United States Army. Paul was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church in New Bloomfield. Survivors include: a close friend, Helen Nichols of New Bloomfield; his two sons, Steve Morton and wife Pamela of Hartsburg, Russell Morton of Jefferson City; three brothers, Winston Morton of Columbia, Warren Morton of Harrisburg and J.W. Morton of Rocheport; two sisters, Gladys Hazell of Hartsburg and Margaret Hughes of North Fork, Virginia; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one son, Paul William Morton. Services will be held at Robinson Funeral Home, Ashland on Monday, August 16, 2010, at 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow in New Salem Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 15, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to Hopewell Baptist Church in care of the family.