D. "Mort"

Billie D “Mort” Morton, 92 of Uniontown passed away Friday May 27, 2022. He was born October 7, 1929 in Huntington, WV to the late Harry and Etta Morton. Billie graduated from Clay County High School and upon graduation enlisted in the U.S. Navy serving during the Korean War. After leaving the Navy he moved to Akron, OH and was employed by General Tire. Following his retirement from General he worked as an auto parts delivery driver.


Mort found fulfillment in the routines of his life; breakfast with friends, class reunions, family and nature. His quiet words and steadfastness will be missed.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Grace nee Blough March 12, 2019; two of his sisters Roxie Brown and Norma Jean Legg.

Mort is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Connie, two grandchildren Sabrina and Chester, his youngest sister Nancy Lewis, niece Kay McLane and nephew Damon Lewis.

A service with Military Honors will be conducted 2:00pm, Friday, June 3, 2022 in the committal shelter at Woodlawn Cemetery in Wadsworth with Rev. Joyce Wealand officiating.