Baseball

Raymond Morton

September 23, 1939 ~ April 20, 2022 (age 82)

Obituary

Raymond Marshall Morton, 82, of Albemarle, passed away Wednesday evening, April 20, 2022 at Atrium Cabarrus in Concord.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00am, Monday, April 25, 2022 at Norview Gardens in Norwood. 

Raymond was born September 23, 1939 in Stanly County to the late James Thomas and Esther Long Morton.  He was a graduate of Norwood High School and member of Norwood Church of the Nazerene.  He was a retiree of Wiscassett Mills.  

Raymond played baseball in high school and continued with his love of the game through coaching and umpiring Little League baseball.  He was a avid Duke Blue Devil fan.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Kirk Thomas Morton and  brothers, Harvey Lee Morton, Ralph Thomas Morton and sister, Lena Mae Morton Farmer.

He is survived by his sister, Louise Morton Caudle of Norwood and many nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to:  South Stanly Dixie Youth Baseball, P. O. Box 545, Norwood, NC 28128.

 

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Services

Graveside Service
Monday
April 25, 2022

11:00 AM
Norview Gardens
Indian Mound Road
Norwood, NC 28128

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