Jacqueline Joan Morton, 79, of Sciotoville, died Monday, October 20, 2014, at the SOMC Hospice Center. Born on October 5, 1935, she was a daughter of the late Corliss P. McDorman and Norma Susan Cox McDorman, and was a retired surgical technician at the Southern Ohio Medical Center.
Joan was also preceded in death by her husband, Jack Morton, and a sister, Beulah “Sissy” Gobble.
Surviving are two sons, Gregory Morton of Portsmouth and Rick (Marcia) Morton of Williamsburg, VA; three daughters, Dianna (Jeff) Geary of Portsmouth, Deborah (George) Gallion of Minford and Sandra (Timothy) Harmon of Perry, MI; a brother, James McDorman of Surfside, SC; seven grandchildren, Jennifer, Heather, Josh, Jackie, Megan, Eric and Katie and eight great-grandchildren, Emily, Tres, Bryce, Sarah, Kailey, Talan, Kyndall and Eli.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday at the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN SCIOTOVILLE with Rev. Peter Michael officiating. Interment will be in Memorial Burial Park. The family will receive guests at Brant’s from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday.