Alleain Hinson Morton, 89, of Albemarle passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2019 in Bethany Woods Nursing Center. Her funeral will be Friday, January 25, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the Stanly Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Howard officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 5:00 PM to 7:0 0 PM.
Born August 13, 1929 in Stanly County she was the daughter of the late Sam Brown Hinson and Mattie Camilla Hudson Hinson. She was a former employee of Wiscassett Mills Co and E. J. Snyder Co. She was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church. For many years Mrs. Morton and her husband portrayed Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus at the YMCA in Albemarle and all over Stanly County.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Bronson Morton on September 6, 2012. Survivors include two daughters, Laceta Morton Smith and Vanessa Scott Lambert both of Albemarle, sister Jearlean Eggleston of Greensboro, 3 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and 4 great-greatgrandchildren. One brother Reece Hinson preceded her in death.