WOODSTOCK --Harriette Elizabeth Maddox Morton, 89 years old, of Marietta, Georgia, went to be with her Lord on the 29th of June 2012. Born in Pitts, Georgia, she moved to Atlanta as a young career woman. She met and married a young United States Marine, Al Morton, and they made their home in Atlanta for many years. Upon retirement, they moved to Fort Gaines, Georgia, where family and friends enjoyed life together on lake Walter F. George.
Left to cherish her memory are her three daughters Al Jean Morton Bogle, Judy Morton Hays and Joyce Marie Morton Keith; seven grandchildren, Samuel Hays, Julie Hays Paulson and Sarah Hays Blankenship, Brian Bogle, Jeff Bogle, Nathaniel Keith and Mathew Keith; seven great grandchildren, Henry and Alden Hays, Avery and Jake Paulson, Addy Blankenship, and Harrison and Spencer Bogle.
Harriette is preceded in death by her husband and infant son, her parents Fred and Flossie Maddox, and three siblings, Kennon Blackstock, Sara Merritt, and Fred Maddox.
A service will be held at the Arlington Memorial Cemetery Chapel on Mount Vernon Road, Sandy Springs on July 2, 2012 at 11 AM, where she will be laid to rest with her infant son beside her husband of 63 years.
Thank you to all of our friends and family over the years. Mother was a special, gentle lady and will be greatly missed.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Diabetes Association or to Hospice Advantage Kennesaw.
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