Edward Morton Obituary, Death – Edward Morton, age 69, a resident of Harlan, Kentucky, passed away at the UK Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky, on Sunday, August 20, 2023. His birthday is August 13, and he was born in Harlan, Kentucky.
Ed was a friend to many people during his retirement years as a carpenter. Both of his brothers, Stephen Morton and Robert Mark Morton, in addition to his parents, Robert Eugene Morton and Ruth Guthrie Morton, have passed away before him. His wife, Peggy Perkins Morton, and his two sons, Michael Myers and Patrick Myers, will carry on his legacy after his passing. Beth Goodman and Anna Margaret Morton, both of whom are his sisters, as well as his brother Charles David Morton and his wife Jennifer.
A number of his nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends, in addition to his longtime companion Owen Lewis, are still alive today. Memorial services are scheduled to take place in the chapel of Henson & Rich Funeral Home on Tuesday, August 29 at 11 AM. We would like to express our deepest condolences to the family of Mr. Edward Morton during this difficult time on behalf of everyone here at Henson & Rich Funeral Home. We are really sorry for the loss you have suffered.