H.P. 'Pinky' Horton Jr.
H.P. "Pinky" Horton Jr., 62, of Town Creek, died December 23, 2013, at ECM Hospital in Florence. His funeral will be Friday, December 27, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Donald Baptist Church. Bro. Scott Deleshaw and Bro. Henry Trull will be officiating with Jackson Memory Funeral Home directing. Burial will follow in Ferguson Cemetery in Hatton. He will be placed in the church one hour prior to the service. Visitation will be this evening from 6 to 8 at the funeral home.
Mr. Horton was a member of Donald Baptist Church where he served as deacon and minister of music. He was a retired salesman. He was preceded in death by his parents, Horace Horton Sr. and Amy (Berryman) Horton; three brothers, Johnnie, Vernon and Pelham Horton; two sisters, Janie Horton and Elouise (Leroy) Kiser.
He is survived by his wife, Reda Craig Horton; one daughter, Cyndi (Josh) Burke; one son, Joshua (Kelly) Horton; grandchildren, Acea (Cameron) Logston, Kanaan, Mica and Chantley Burke, Ty and Chloe Horton; sisters, Jean (Jimmie) Randolph, Elizabeth (Ted) Sutton, Linda (Bruce) Fortner, Kay (Cranford) Alexander, Melissa (John) Mayfield; and one brother, Jerry (Donna) Horton.
Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Published in the Decatur Daily on Dec. 26, 2013