Morton Funeral Home
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Elmer "Roy" Bentley, 95, of South Shore, Ky. passed away Tuesday January 15, 2019 at South Shore Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Roy was born March 28, 1923 in Firebrick, Ky., a son of the late William S. Bentley and Laura B. Bentley. He...
Carol (Stevenson) Holcomb, 88, of South Portsmouth, Ky., died Sunday Sept. 16, 2018 at her home.
She was born Aug. 12, 1930 in South Portsmouth, Ky. to the late Homer Edward and Minnie Dovie (Webb) Stevenson.
In addition to her parents, Carol...
JIMMIE AVERAL BILLUPS JR, 41, of South Shore, Ky., died Tues. Aug. 28, 2018, in Tipp City, Ohio. He was born May 23, 1977 in Troy, Ohio. He is the son of Jimmie and Marilyn (Jones) Billups of South Shore, Ky., who thought he was the best son in...
Arthur Jerry Bentley, 68, of Haverhill, Ohio, died Thursday, Aug., 9, 2018, at St. Mary's Hospital in Ironton, Ohio. He was born Nov. 7, 1949, in Portsmouth, Ohio, a son of the late Art Bentley and Roberta Horsley Bentley.
He was a 1967 graduate...
Robert L. Williams, 77, of Catlettsburg, KY died Friday, June 22, 2018 at Community Hospice in Ashland, KY.
He was born September 8, 1940, in Hamilton, Ohio, a son of the late Everett Williams and Eliza Roberta Beaty.
He was a retired teacher...
Dottie Rae Nolte, 49, of Nicholasville, KY, formerly of South Shore, KY, is now in the arms of Jesus. She passed into heaven Wednesday May 9, 2018, in UK Medical Center in Lexington, KY.
She was born September 7, 1968, in Portsmouth, OH, the...
Nickie Rae Dowdy Sublett, 53, of South Shore, KY, died Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at her residence.
She was born November 17, 1964, in Portsmouth, OH, a daughter of the late Jim Bob Dowdy and Hazel Hannah Dowdy of South Shore who survives.
Douglas Power Newell Jr., 93, of South Shore, died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in SOMC Hospice in Portsmouth, Ohio.
He was born June 13, 1924, in Maysville, a son of the late Douglas Power Newell and Nellie (Steele) Newell.
In addition to his...
Stephen P. Howland, 77, of South Shore, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, in Woodland Oaks Nursing Home in Ashland.
He was born Oct. 18, 1940, in Maloneton, a son of the late Virgil Benjamin Howland and Ernestine Dupuy Howland.
He was preceded in...
Margaret J. McAllister, 96, of South Shore, KY, died Friday, December 8, 2017, at her residence.
She was born January 9, 1921, in South Shore, a daughter of the late Robert Johnson and Doris Davis Johnson.
She was a former postmaster of the United...
Karen Sue Carter Newell, 59, of South Shore, KY, died Monday, December 4, 2017, at her residence.
She was born October 14, 1958, in Portsmouth, Ohio, a daughter of Carl Carter and Betty Skidmore Carter of South Shore.
She was a retired nurse at...
John Milton Williams, 94, of South Shore, KY, died peacefully on Sunday, November 19, 2017, in Cartersville, GA.
He was born April 21, 1923, at Smith Branch in Greenup County, KY, a son of the late Wylie Jack Williams and Sarah Craycraft...
Steven R. Grayson, 63, of South Shore, ended his battle with cancer Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, at his residence.
He was born May 18, 1954, in Portsmouth, Ohio, a son of the late Darwin Grayson and Margaret Webster Grayson.
In addition to his...
Imogene Wells, 86, of Wurtland, KY, died Sunday, September 24, 2017, at Wurtland Nursing and Rehabilitation.
She was born December 20, 1930, in Wurtland, KY, a daughter of the late John Snoddy and Ethel Bonzo Snoddy. She was also preceded in...
Beulah Faye Long Edgington, 83, of South Portsmouth, KY, passed away on September 25, 2017, at her residence.
She was born April 19, 1934, in Burdine, KY, a daughter of the late Holbrook Long and Nancy Ann Mullens Long.
She was a graduate of...
Morton Jack Bradley Jr., 92, of South Shore, KY, died Saturday, August 12, 2017, at his residence.
He was born January 20, 1925, in New Boston, Ohio, a son of the late Morton Bradley Sr. and Effie Cleary Bradley. He was also preceded in death by...
Linda Jeanette Howerton Ratliff, 66, of South Shore, passed away Sunday June 11, 2017, surrounded by her loving family and friends while under the compassionate and expert care of the staff at Sothern Ohio Medical Center Hospice Care Center in...
Ellis Everett Bentley, 96, of Tygart Bend Road in South Shore, stepped onto the shores of heaven Thursday, April 6, 2017.
Ellis was born Feb. 24, 1921, in Millstone, to Elbert and Sabrina Craft Bentley.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife...
Nita McElhaney Cropper, 90, of South Portsmouth, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017, in Heartland of Portsmouth.
She was born April 14, 1926, in Portsmouth, Ohio, a daughter of the late Russell C. McElhaney and Nettie Miller McElhaney.
Kathleen Moore, 89, of South Shore, died Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Russell.
She was born June 16, 1927, in Lynn, a daughter of the late David Fullerton Moore and Alfa Farley Moore.
In addition to her...
Debra Lewis Gash, 63, of South Portsmouth, peacefully drifted away in the arms of her lord Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, at home after complications resulting from a battle with Lewy Body Dementia.
Debbie was born May 21, 1953, in Portsmouth, Ohio, a...
Leonard A. Roe, 88, of South Shore, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at his residence.
He was born July 24, 1928, in Fullerton, a son of the late Robert Roe and Fannie Virgin Roe. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Greenslate Roe on May...