Edmond - Terri Lee (Simon) Horton was born on September 19th, 1967 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Stuart and Judy Simon. She passed away on June 14th, 2021 in Edmond, Oklahoma surrounded by her family. Terri loved being active and her early hobbies included cheer, dance, skating, horseback riding, and softball. She graduated in 1985 from Country Club Academy in Norman. After getting her degree at Rose State College, her career included roles in banking, and non-profit agencies at NAMI of Cleveland County, Meals on Wheels of Norman, and Edmond Mobile Meals. She lived out her authentic passion for kindness to all and service to the vulnerable. She married David Horton in 1996, becoming a mother to Taylor and Ali, who brought tremendous joy and fulfillment to her life. She proudly watched their many activities, achievements and growth into young adults. Terri was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004, which recurred in 2018. She quietly fought and worked through treatments with grace, courage and the support of her family, friends, and care teams for whom we are incredibly thankful. Terri was preceded in death by her parents, Stuart and Judy Simon. She is survived by her husband David of Edmond Oklahoma, daughters Taylor of Oklahoma City, and Ali, of Edmond; brother Jason, of Spring, Texas; an aunt, Shelia Burns of Las Vegas, and extended families who loved her dearly. A Come and Go Reception with family and friends will be held at Edmond Mobile Meals on Tuesday June 29th from 5pm -7pm at 25 W. 3rd Street, Edmond OK. Her memorial service and celebration of life will be Wednesday June 30th at 2pm at Acts 2 United Methodist Church in Edmond. Memorial contributions can be made to Edmond Mobile Meals.
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Published by Oklahoman from Jun. 16 to Jun. 27, 2021.