Dorothy "Dot" Nell

February 17, 1938 - May 24, 2021

Dorothy “Dot” Nell Morson, age 83, passed away May 24, 2021, at her residence. Visitation will be Thursday, May 27 at Williams Funeral Home from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm with service starting at 12:00 pm. Burial will follow in Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens. Miles Stutts and Ricky Berger will officiate.

Dot was preceded in death by her parents, James Kenneth Butler and Mildred Florine Campbell Butler; and sister, Mary Butler Moore.  Survivors include her loving husband of 65 years, Thomas Bruce Morson, Sr.; children, Thomas Bruce Morson, Jr. (Dana) and James Kenneth Morson (Judy); brother, William L. Butler (Ann); grandchildren, Thomas Bruce Morson III, Brannon Cade Morson, Cameron Drake Morson, Conner Thomas Morson; nephew, Benjamin Butler Moore; and nieces, Jessica Frost, Ashley Howell and Rebecca Clark.

She was a lifelong member of Wood Avenue Church of Christ, a precious mother of two sons, and NaNa to four grandsons. She enjoyed watching her grandsons playing sports and growing into young men. One of her favorite pastimes was working with crafts.

Serving as pallbearers are Charlie Marman, Bill Farris, Jr., Tripp Morson, Cade Morson, Cameron Morson, and Conner Morson. Honorary pallbearers are Bill Farris Sr., and all of Tommy’s McDonald’s coffee drinking buddies.

The family would like to thank Sylvia Chapin, Lisa and Nichole Willis, and Compassus Hospice. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Arc of The Shoals Special Olympics. Williams Funeral Home is assisting the family. You may leave condolences at


May 27, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Visitation - Williams Funeral Home


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May 27, 2021 11:00 am

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May 27, 2021
12:00 pm

Funeral Williams Funeral Home


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May 27, 2021 12:00 pm

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May 27, 2021
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May 27, 2021 1:00 pm

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5 Comments on “Dorothy "Dot" Nell Morson”

  1. Tommy, Kenny and the entire Morrison family—May God’s Richest Blessings be with you in this time of sorrow. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Jack & Janet Harrison
    Central Heights

  2. Dear Tommy , I am so sorry for the pain of loss you and your family are feeling, today .Dot and I were classmates from first grade at Patton School through our High School years at Coffee High. She was gentle, caring and beautiful. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your dear family for comfort and peace , in knowing you will one day, be reunited in Heaven.

    Barbara Richey Butler

  3. Tommy my heart is heavy for your and your family’s loss of Dot. My prayers are with you. As Christians we know we will be reunited in God’s heaven one day. Blessings on you in your grief.
    Vivian Ann Mitchell Martin

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