Everett Willard Horton, age 80, of Douglasville, passed away, Tuesday, January 29, 2013. He was born July 29, 1932 in Clay County, Alabama to the late Egbert Willard Horton and Musie Jane Cavender Horton. He was a Veteran of the US Navy, Korean Theatre, and worked during his career as a Security Guard. He attended Bright Star Methodist Church.
In addition to his parents, Egbert Willard Horton and Musie Jane Cavender Horton, he was also preceded in death by his sister: Ida Horton Whittermore; brothers: Edward Horton and Elmo Horton.
Survivors are his daughter and son-in-law: Debbie and Jimmy Kight of Senoia, son and daughter-in-law: Ronnie and Fey Horton of Stockbridge; step-son: Larry Wallace of Duluth; step-daughter: Janet Wallace of McDonough; grandchildren: Steven and Erica Kight of Ocala, FL, Mandy and Mike Davis of Newnan, Samantha Horton of Stockbridge; great grandchildren: Trace Davis, Austyn Davis and Aubree Davis; good friends: Sandy and Dwight Ferguson and Charles Boykin, all of Douglasville.
Memorial Service will be held Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 1:00 PM with Rev. Tim Constien officiating. The US Navy will provide Military honors.
The family will receive friends, Saturday, February 2, 2013 from 11:00AM until the service hour of 1:00 PM at the funeral home.
In accordance with his wishes, his body has been cremated.
You may share your thoughts and memories in the online guestbook at www.hightowersmemorial.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to Hightower’s Memorial Chapel and Cremation Service, Douglasville. 770-489-2818
Born: July 29, 1932
Death: January 29, 2013
Egbert Willard Horton, Father
Musie Jane Cavender Horton, Mother
Debbie & Jimmy Kight, Daughter & Son-in-law
Ronnie & Fey Horton, Son & Daughter-in-law
Larry Wallace, Step-Son
Janet Wallace, Step-Daughter
Steven & Erica Kight, Grandchild & Spouse
Mandy & Mike Davis, Grandchild & Spouse
Samantha Horton, Grandchild
Trace Davis, Great Grandchild
Austyn Davis, Great Grandchild
Aubree Davis, Great Grandchild
Sandy & Dwight Ferguson, Charles Boykin, Very Special Friends
This memorial provided by:
Hightower Family Funeral Homes (Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel, Hightower's Memorial Chapel and Hightower Funeral Home)