Coral Hilton Morley | News, Sports, Jobs

1937 – 2022

Coral Hilton Morley, 84, emerged from this life on Monday October 31, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. Cora was born on December 13, 1937 in Ogden, Utah to Cora Wallace Hilton and Joseph McMurrin Hilton.

Coral grew up in Ogden, Utah and attended Ogden High School. She is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Coral married Brent Jackson Morley on February 18, 1973 and together they lovingly raised their blended family.

Coral is preceded in death by her parents; his brothers, Wally (Judy) Hilton of California, Thomas (Diane) Hilton of Idaho, Joseph ‘Mack’ Hilton Jr.; his daughter, Cristy Delores Smith Price; his granddaughter, Rebecca Kay Price; and grandson, Casey Smith.

Surviving are her beloved husband, Brent Jackson Morley of Layton Utah; children, Doug Smith of Plain City Utah, Troy Mitchell Morley, Lauri Lin McPhillen (Ammon) Orem Utah, Melodi Darlene Adams (Dave), Wendi Michelle Pankey, Jennifer Angela Pratt (Chris) of Kaysville, Utah.

Coral has 23 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild.

Coral worked as a manager at Hill Air Force Base AAFES. She received numerous awards for her efforts and loved the people she worked with. Coral had a way of drawing people in and making them feel loved and safe. She made sure that everyone who entered her home had enough food and treats. She loved to garden in her garden. She was a master in sewing and flower arrangements.

Coral’s life has been dedicated to loving and raising beautiful children and grandchildren. She gave all her talents and time to her family. Coral’s home was the center of the family because she made her home a place of love, peace and abundance. She really enjoyed being with her family and throwing parties where there was always more food than needed. She thought about the needs of others and met those needs before the person knew they needed them. Her greatest joy in life was her family. Everyone who knew Coral loved her. He was an angel who watched and took care of his family.

Funeral services will be held at Myers Mortuary, 250 North Fairfield Road, Layton, Utah on Tuesday, November 8, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 12:40 p.m., with family from 12:40 p.m. to 1 p.m. The funeral will follow at 1:00 p.m.

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