Mr. Junior Sexton of Jefferson died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at his home. He was 80.
Mr. Sexton was born Nov. 11, 1933, in Ashe County to Chester and Lear Sexton.
Mr. Sexton was preceded in death by his parents; and two half-brothers, Johnny and Bobby Houck.
Mr. Sexton was a member of Bristol Baptist Church.
Mr. Sexton is survived by his son, Eugene Sexton and wife Angie of Jefferson; half-brother, J. R. Houck of Kannapolis; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m.Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at the Badger Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Billy Joe Blevins. Burial will follow in Jefferson Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to the family c/o Badger Funeral Home, PO Box 139, West Jefferson, NC 28694.
Words of comfort and remembrance may be viewed or sent to the family through our website at www.badgerfuneralhome.com.
Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mr. Sexton's arrangements.