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 Samuel Thomas “Tom” Morton, Sr

Samuel Thomas “Tom” Morton, Sr

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Death 6 Mar 2010 (aged 84)
Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Burial North Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 49449185 · View Source
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Samuel Thomas "Tom" Morton, Sr., of North Charleston, entered into eternal rest to be with his Saviour on the morning of March 6, 2010. He was the beloved husband of Iris S. "Dee" Morton for 57 years.

Mr. Morton served as a Master Sergeant in the U.S. Army during WWII in the Pacific theatre including Saipan.

Tom retired after 45 years of service with WESTVACO. He was an active member of Friendship Baptist Church who also enjoyed serving on the Charleston Paper Mill Credit Union Board of Directors. Tom enjoyed music, gardening, and good conversation.

He loved, and was much loved, by his family including his children, Tara Morton Fry and husband Paul Barry Fry of Summerville, SC; Samuel Thomas "Buck" Morton, Jr. and wife Deborah Criddle Morton of Goose Creek, SC; and Robin Morton Dew and husband, Matthew "Matt" Hatcher Dew of Kinston, NC; grandchildren: Marcus Adam Morton of Goose Creek, SC; Jason Paul Fry and wife, Kristin Willing Fry of Charleston; Jeanna Hastie Adcock and husband Daniel Cristofer Adcock of Frederick, MD; and Jamie Lynn Hastie of LaGrange, NC; two great-grandchildren and one surviving sister, Thelma Morton Hamilton, of Lynchburg, VA.

He was preceded in death by grandson David Barry Fry.

Interment was in Carolina Memorial Gardens.


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  • Created by: Just another taphophile
  • Added: 9 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49449185
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Thomas “Tom” Morton, Sr (14 Dec 1925–6 Mar 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49449185, citing Carolina Memorial Park, North Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Just another taphophile (contributor 46513469) .