Reverend Bobby Morton, age 67, heard the words he had longed to hear and lived for on Saturday evening, February 19, 2022, “Well done, thou good and faithful servant.” Funeral Services will be 3:00 PM Wednesday, February 23, 2022 from the Chapel of Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home by Pastor Eddie Brock and Brent Taylor with burial to follow in the Morton Family Cemetery. Other speakers include long-time friend, Roy Walls and Associate Pastor, Rocky Tyner. The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 PM Tuesday, February 22, 2022 at Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home and other times at the home.
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Reverend Morton was born July 1, 1954 in Concord, NC a son of the late Bobby Lynn “Slim” and Flora Mae Furr Morton. He was the retired owner and operator of Bobby’s Auto Service. Under the leading of the Holy Spirit, Preacher Bobby founded Southern Grace Church and was Pastor the past 22 years until God called him home. A man who enjoyed being outdoors riding his horses, hunting, and fishing; his greatest passion was telling others about the good news of Jesus Christ. He was known not only as pastor, but a friend. He loved his Lord, his family, and his church; but his most proud title, "Paw” was earned while babysitting his grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Reverend Morton was also preceded in death by his brothers, Robert Morton, Frankie Morton, and David “Doby” Morton; and sister, Linda Collins.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 31 years, Connie Williams Morton of the home; sons, Cody (Janna Burch) Morton, Henry Lee Gulledge of Chesterfield, SC, Ricky (Ellen) Morton of Cheraw, SC, Bobby Morton, Jr. of Kannapolis, NC, daughters, Cortney (Jacob) Brock, Kathy (Scottie) Sims both of Chesterfield, SC, and Jennie (Tommy) Williams of Kannapolis, NC; grandchildren, Kamdyn Brock, Luke Jordan, Fallon Morton, Tommy Williams, Jr., Brittney Wingler, Abigail Williams, Chris Morton, Ricky Morton, Jr., Eric Lloret, Jr., Elena Garcia, Allison Sims, Liberty Sims, Brandy Sims, Loni Sims, and Josh Brown; 6 great – grandchildren; brothers, Tommy (Amanda) Morton, and Mike (Dawn) Morton both of Kannapolis, NC; numerous nieces and nephews; and his faithful fur-baby, “Junkyard.”
Memorials may be made to Southern Grace Church, P.O. Box 573, Cheraw, SC 29520.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield, SC (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) is serving the Morton family.