B. C. “Charlie” Morton, 94, of Lenoir City, passed away
Monday, Feb. 11, 2013 at his daughter's home in Rhea County surrounded by his family. He was a
lifelong member of Martel United Methodist Church. A veteran of the U.S. Army Air Corp serving
during World War II. Charlie was retired from Oak Ridge K-25 plant. He was a member of Highland Park
Ruritan Club and a volunteer at Iva's Place.
Preceded in death by his parents, Joe and
Laura Morton; son, Donald Wayne “Deano” Morton; brothers, Frank, Claude, Raymond, Joe John and
Oliver Morton, and sister, Winnie Blanche Morton.
Survived by his wife of 68 years, Marie
Morton; children and spouses, John and Dorothy Morton of Lenoir City, Sue and Harry Voiles of
Evensville, Judy and Doug Sexton, and Jennifer Perkins, all of Lenoir City; seven grandchildren;
14 great-grandchildren; sister, Martha Jane Peerman of New Johnsonville, Tenn.; many nieces and
nephews. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Click Funeral Home in Lenoir
City. Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. Friday at the Martel United Methodist Church with the
Rev. William "Skip" White and the Rev. Bill Beard officiating. Burial will follow in the church
cemetery. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements.