Donald Ray Sexton, 60, of Troutdale, died Aug. 17, 2012, at the Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City, Tenn.
He was born May 16, 1952, at Troutdale to Benjamin Rex Sexton and Alice Bolt Sexton.
Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Cox Sexton of the home; daughter and son-in-law, Rhonda and Matt Roten of Christiansburg; son, Andy Sexton of Chilhowie; one brother and spouse, Robert Dale and Barbara Sexton of Rural Retreat; seven sisters and spouses, Frances Armstrong of Jacksonville, Fla., Alma Jo and Ray Sexton of Troutdale, Betty and Erwin Martin of Galax, Mary Young and Anna and Rex Chandler of Independence, Janet Johnson of Marion and Angela and Jerry Gail Paisley of Hiddenitte, N.C.; and several nieces and nephews
A funeral service was held Monday at the Burtons Chapel Baptist Church, Flatridge, with burial in Burtons Chapel Cemetery. The Rev. Ralph Surber and the Rev. Mike Porter officiated.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home, Independence, was in charge of arrangements.
Published in Galax Gazette on Aug. 23, 2012