Michelle Lynn Morton, age 47, of Forsyth, formerly of Joplin, passed away on Monday, October 10, 2022 at Cox Hospital in Branson.
Michelle, daughter of the late Richard “Don” and Nancy (Pequignot) Kelso, was born on July 3, 1975 in Joplin. She grew up and attended school in Joplin and then worked in healthcare. She was a believer in Jesus Christ and was strong prayer warrior. She always saw the good in others and was always willing to help those in need. She loved her family and spending time with them.
Survivors include her bothers, Mike Kelso, of Carthage, Virgil Kelso and Don Kelso, both of Joplin; a niece, Misty Dawn Kelso, of Joplin; and numerous family members and friends.
Private family services will take place at a later date with inurnment at Fullerton Cemetery in Carthage.
Cremation arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Parker Mortuary, Joplin.