Betty L. Morton (RAYLE, Ga.)

RAYLE, Ga. - Mrs. Betty Louise Hendricks Morton, 73 of Moore Rd., died Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at Select Specialty Hospital, Augusta. Mrs. Morton, a native of Wilkes County, had lived in California and in Lincoln County until returning to Wilkes County 14 years ago to live with her daughter. She was a retired seamstress and member of Rock United Methodist Church. Her husband, Walt Morton and parents, Clarence Stamey and Ruth Psalmond Hopkins, preceded her in death. Survivors: Two daughters: Teresa Price, and husband, Vince, of Rayle Debra Harper, Newport News, Va.; Brothers: Charles R. "Rusty" Hendricks, Jr., Sylvania, Ga.; Sister: Pegy Cason, Martinez, Ga; 8 Grandchildren; 7 Great- grandchildren. A memorial service is planned for Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 11 a.m. at the residence of Teresa and Vincent Price, 869 Moore Rd., Rayle, Ga. 30660. Contributions may be made to: Free Chapel Worship Center, 3001 McEver Rd., Gainesville, Ga. 30504-5563. Please visit www.beggsfuneral and sign the guestbook. Beggs Funeral Home, 200 May Ave., Lincolnton, GA 30817. (706) 359-4117

The Augusta Chronicle-July 15, 2010