Maxine (Morton) Reese
MOUNT VERNON — Alma Maxine (Morton) Reese, 79, died Wednesday, April 2, 2008, at The Laurels.
She was born April 10, 1928, in Charleston, W.Va., to the late Walter H. and Sarah Louise (Dorsey) Morton. She was a member of the Mulberry Street Methodist Church.
She is survived by two brothers, Oliver Morton of Mount Vernon and Fred Morton of Florida; a sister, Harriet Calvert of Kentucky; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Roscoe, Wilford R., and Walter J. Morton; and sisters, Loraine Matthews, Jacqueline Oakes and Margaret Caruthers.
A graveside service will be held Sunday, April 6, at 2 p.m. at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens in Cross Lanes, W.Va. Calling hours will be Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Fischer Funeral Home in Danville.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. Information is available at www.fischerfuneralhome.com.