William Morton

Obituary of William "Dean" Morton

William "Dean" Morton, age 45, of Asheboro passed away Saturday, January 30, 2021 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston- Salem. Mr. Morton was born December 18, 1975 the son of Richard Dean Morton and Carolyn Epps Hager. He served in the Army National Guard and was presently working as an Electronic Engineer at Teleflex in Asheboro. Dean was a light-hearted, happy person who loved fishing, golfing, riding his motorcycle, hunting and spending time at Holden Beach. He loved to make people laugh. Dean was a hardworking man, an excellent carpenter and loved to celebrate all Holidays. Dean is survived by his son: Garrett Dean Morton (Samantha Hamilton) of Onvil Community; soul mate, Michelle Cook of Asheboro, NC; father, Richard Dean Morton (Pamela) of Albemarle; mother: Carolyn Epps Hager (Glenn) of Pee Dee; and daughters: Jessica Grace Cook and Jackalyn Cook, that he loved as his own. Dean was preceded in death by grandparents: Harold & Nancy Morton and Virgil & Ruby Britt and an uncle Harvey Epps. No services will be held at this time. On-line condolences may be made to www.pughfuneralhome.com. Pugh Troy Funeral Home is serving the family of Dean Morton
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