Mabelline Dry Morton, 89, of Albemarle, NC passed away Sunday July 23, 2017 in the Carillon, Assisted Living, in Monroe, NC. Her funeral service will be 2 PM Thursday, July 27, 2017 in Anderson Grove Baptist Church, Albemarle, NC with Rev. Stephen Morton officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church from 12:30 to 1:30 prior to the hour of the service.
Mrs. Morton was born April 11, 1928 in Mecklenburg County, NC to the late Marshall Robert Dry and Nola Poplin Dry and was a homemaker. She was a member of Anderson Grove Baptist Church. She loved flower gardening and taking care of her grandchildren.
Mrs. Morton was married to the late Lewis Elbert Morton who preceded her in death on October 5, 2014. Survivors include a son, Lewis Gene Morton and wife Estelle of Concord, NC, a daughter, Barbara Holder and husband Eddie of Monroe, NC, seven grandchildren and nine great -grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Community Hospice Foundation, 3124 Zebulon Road, Rocky Mount, NC, 27804.