Emma Dianne Morton Chamley, 79, of Albemarle, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, Friday, September 30, 2022 at Trinity Place in Albemarle.
Dianne was born June 6, 1943 in North Carolina to the late Hubert Fetzer Morton and the late Camilla Emma Morton.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm, Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle. A celebration of life will be held on Thursday at 11:00 am at Hartsell Funeral Home's Lefler Memorial Chapel in Albemarle officiated by Rev. Bill Knapp.
Dianne was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She enjoyed watching softball and baseball, especially the Atlanta Braves. Dianne had a soft heart for animals, particularly her dogs. She was an avid reader, having read thousands of novels in her life time and also enjoyed taking trips to Myrtle Beach. Dianne lived her entire life in Stanly county and retired after many years of working as a programmer for Bank of America. Dianne lived a fulfilling life and will be truly missed by family, friends, and all who knew her.
Survivors include daughter, Charlotte Chamley, son, Todd (Jennifer) Chamley, son, Mark (Coni) Chamley; brother, Steve (Debbie) Morton; sister, Lynn (Kiner) Gibson; Grandchildren, Christopher (Sarah) Chamley, Emily (Sam) Griffin, Madison (TJ Russell) Chamley; great-grandchildren, Brayden Chamley, and Finleigh Chamley.
Donations may be made to Stanly County Humane Society, 2049 Badin Road, Albemarle, NC 28001.