Blanche M. Morton


Blanche M. Morton, 84, a lifelong Rushville resident, went home to be with the Lord on June 21, 2019. Blanche was born January 14, 1935 in Rushville to Herman & Edith (Scott) English, both deceased. She was a 1953 graduate of Rushville High School. She married William C. Morton on January 11, 1959 and he preceded her in death on March 8, 2015.
Blanche began work at Philco-Ford in Connersville. She also worked as an aid & in housekeeping for Rush Memorial Hospital and dispatched for the City of Rushville street department.
Blanche was a longtime member of Wesley United Methodist Church in Rushville. She was a selfless servant of God! She always put others before herself. She loved her church & her family. Blanche was an avid Lion fan & especially loved watching when it involved her children & grandchildren.
She will forever be remembered by those left behind, her sons, Jeffrey C. Morton of Indianapolis, Phillip (Erin) Morton of Elida, OH, Jess Morton & Frank Morton of Rushville, a sister, Marshia Crowdus of Rushville, brother-in-law, Roger Crowdus of Indianapolis, grandchildren, Morgan, Sydney, Brice (Sabrina Marcum), Jaden & Kameron Morton, great granddaughter, Nyla Morton,nieces, Editha (Scott) Doll of Rushville, Shawnia (Dennis) Graham of Greenfield and Anecia (Brian) Vanest of Rushville, great nephew, Clayevan Crowdus and great nieces, Shay Crowdus, Jayda Crowdus and Peyton Doll.
Services will be held at 10 AM Thursday, June 27, 2019 in Moster Mortuary, Rushville with Pastor's Elaine Stewart & James Williams presiding. Friends are welcome to visit the family at the mortuary from 4-8 PM Wednesday evening, June 26. Burial will be in Rushville's East Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wesley United Methodist Church of Rushville.
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Published on June 23, 2019
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6 posts

Ann Abercrombie Hall
Jul 04, 2019
I just saw this Marshia. I can't express how sorry I am for your loss. I know you find comfort that she is in God's loving hands. Love you ❤
Johnny and Jeanne Jones
Jun 27, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with you Jessie.

Love Johnny and Jeanne Jones
Mike and Nancy Grocox.
Jun 25, 2019
BEAUTIFUL picture of you Blanche, and a beautiful soul. God Bless your family (Marshia)and others that you leave here on earth.
Kai Lea
Jun 25, 2019
GOD Love You And You Will Be Missed.
Steve Randall
Jun 25, 2019
What a lovely lady. I grew up with her boys at the Boys Club and had many conversations with Blanche and Bill. RIP my friend.
Jeff turner
Jun 23, 2019
So for your loss my wife died on June 20 the before your mom did