William Delbert Britton, 81, of Morgantown, passed away at his home on Friday, August 24, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. William was born in Morgantown on September 16, 1936, to the late Paul William Britton and Ruby Newbraugh Britton.
He served his country in the United States Army. Following his service, William spent most of his working days driving truck. In his spare time he enjoyed working puzzles and spending time with his family and friends. He was also a member of the Morgantown Moose Lodge.
William is survived by his wife of 60 years, Shirley Wilburn Britton; son, Greg Britton and his fiancée, Angie Baldwin, of Morgantown; sister, Betty Jo Morris and her husband Ralph; grandchildren, Tyler Anthony Britton and Harley Frye; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Friends are invited to gather in support of the family at McCulla Funeral Home from 2- 4 p.m. and 6 – 8 p.m. on Monday, August 27, and from 10 a.m. on Tuesday, August 28, until the 11 a.m. funeral service with Pastor Mike Myers officiating. Interment will follow at East Oak Grove Cemetery with military honors conferred by Westover VFW #9916 and WVANG Military Honors, Camp Dawson.
Flowers will be accepted or a donation may be made to the WV Medicine Children’s Hospital, 1 Medical Center Dr., Morgantown, WV 26506.