Kenneth Dean Morton, 78 of Sallisaw, Oklahoma passed away February 1, 2017 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. He was born April 7, 1938 in Nicut community, Oklahoma, the son of Clara Ella (Jones) Morton and Walter Lee Morton. He was married to Vonda LaVon (McFerrin) Morton on May 10, 1959 in Anthony, New Mexico. She preceded him in death on September 26, 2010. Mr. Morton was a U.S. Army veteran and a truck driver.
1 son and daughter in law: Kenneth and Susan Morton of New Bern, N.C.
6 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren
1 sister: Norma Denney of Sallisaw, OK
1 brother: Harold Morton of Stecker, OK
He was preceded in death by his wife, 1 daughter: Kendra Abbey, 2 sons: David Dwayne Morton and Billy Joe Morton,
2 grandchildren, his parents and 1 brother: "Andy Morton
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, February 6, 2017 at Agent Mallory Martin Chapel in Sallisaw, Oklahoma.
Burial of cremains will be at U.S. National Cemetery in Ft. Smith.