Thomas Scott Morton, 57, of Norwood, passed away January 4, 2023 at home.
A Memorial Service will be held at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel on Sunday, January 8,2023 at 2:00PM. Rev Mike Lisk will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Scott was born December 30,1965 in Stanly County to the late Thomas Frank and Ruby Nichols Morton. He was a 1984 graduate of South Stanly High School and graduated from NC State University and UNCC. He was a high school teacher. Scott loved to fish, hunt, and golf. He enjoyed all sports.
He is survived by his sister, Ginger Morton Govan (Bo Privette) of Albemarle; nephew, Robby Henderson, III of Albemarle; niece, Jessica Govan (Moe) of Loganville, GA; two great-nieces, Gabriella Henderson and Arianna Govan; two great-nephews, Yaseem and Roman Govan.