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Preston Morton Sr.

May 24, 1931 - September 26, 2021
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Memorial services for Preston "Buddy" Morton, 90, of Etoile, will be held at Blue Springs Cemetery, on Saturday, November 13th of 2021, at 2:00 p.m. Mr. Morton was born May 24, 1931 in Etoile, Texas, the son of the late Effie (Crawford) and Otis Morton. He passed away Sunday, September 26, 2021 at his residence. Mr. Morton was a loving husband, father and Papa. He was a very hard working man and a good friend. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, working in his garden, and sitting on the porch cracking pecans and watching the traffic. He also enjoyed going to the mall and riding his golf cart, picking up cans. Survivors include his sons...
Memorial services for Preston "Buddy" Morton, 90, of Etoile, will be held at Blue Springs Cemetery, on Saturday, November 13th of 2021, at 2:00 p.m.

Mr. Morton was born May 24, 1931 in Etoile, Texas, the son of the late Effie (Crawford) and Otis Morton. He passed away Sunday, September 26, 2021 at his residence.

Mr. Morton was a loving husband, father and Papa. He was a very hard working man and a good friend. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, working in his garden, and sitting on the porch cracking pecans and watching the traffic. He also enjoyed going to the mall and riding his golf cart, picking up cans.

Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law, Preston "Tubby" and Carol Morton of New Caney and Otis and Beth Morton of Lufkin; daughter and son-in-law, Ellen and Robert Menke of Evanston, Wyoming; grandchildren, Jeremy, Toni, Rebecca, Travis, Roxann, Jennifer, Cheryl, Candice, Kayann, Kimberly, Eric, Terry and Crystal; numerous great-grandchildren; brother, Fred Morton; and sister-in-law, Margaret Morton.

Mr. Morton was preceded in death by his wives, Kathryn "Kay" Morton and Mary Ann "Sissy"; parents; son, Kenneth Morton; and siblings, Carl Rex Morton and Mary Atkinson.

Services have been placed in the trust of Gipson Funeral Home.



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