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Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Obituary - Dorothy Lee Morton

Dorothy Lee Morton (Beeler), age 83, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 27, 2021 at her home in Creighton, Missouri. There are no services scheduled at this time.

Dorothy was born on September 13, 1938, in Clinton, Missouri. She was the fourth of six children of Charles and Eleanor (Warmann) Beeler.

Dorothy was the wife of the late Roland Morton and a devoted Mother and Grandmother and she was a loving sister. Dorothy worked as a cable spooler for many years. She enjoyed doing plastic canvas in her free time. She enjoyed tending to her flowers, and being outside. Family was always first, and she made sure they always had a place to stay if needed.

Dorothy is preceded in death by her siblings; Everett Beeler, Shirley Beeler, and Earl Beeler of Missouri.

She leaves behind her children; Terry Johnson of Clinton Missouri, Sandra Gamet (Johnson) of Calhoun Missouri, Jerry Johnson of Creighton Missouri, Linda Johnson of Harrisonville Missouri, Jeannie Johnson of Missouri, her brothers Edwin C. Beeler of Calhoun Missouri and Charles Beeler of St. louis Missouri. She also leaves behind her grandchildren, Roland Johnson, Dorothy Johnson, Trevor Schneider, Sheena Price, Melinda Parks, Heather Parks, Nicole Sanchez, and 26 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

She now rests in peace. Dorothy will be deeply missed and was loved beyond measure.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home in Clinton, Missouri.