The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

March 19, 2013

Jimmy Dean Morton


GREENCASTLE, Ind. — Jimmy Dean Morton, 64, of Greencastle, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013.

He was born on March 15, 1949, in Covington, Ind., to James Lowell Morton and Beryl Vivian Dunsmore Morton.

Jimmy had been employed at Olin, Flexil and MasterGuard.

His parents and a sister, Patricia Allen, preceded him in death.

Surviving are his life companion, Vanessa J. Mudd; three sons, Michael Morton and companion, Chris Christensen, of Covington, Greg Morton and companion, Wendy Wilson, of Waynetown, Ind., and Jason Morton and wife, Rebecca, of Denver, Colo.; a sister, Phyllis Hayman and companion, Stephen Hurst, of Reelsville, Ind.; a brother-in-law, Clifford Allen, of Crawfordsville, Ind.; and two grandchildren, Paisley and Blaise.

A private celebration of life will be held.

Care and arrangements entrusted to: Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home.

Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at

Guest Book