2009-11-05 / Obituaries


Gwendolyn Finch Horton, 101, died Oct. 29, 2009 at Jackson Healthcare Facility.

She was born April 21, 1908. She was a native of the Pleasant Grove community. She was a member of the Good Springs Baptist Church in Winn. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include one son, Winston Horton, Jackson; four daughters, Jeanette H. Booth, Cantonment, FL, Polly H. Johnson, Grove Hill, Faye H. Bumpers, Pam H. Ryser, both of Jackson; one sister, Catherine F. May, Mobile; 18 grandchildren; 30 greatgrandchildren; 12 greatgreat grandchildren.

The service was Nov. 1 at 3 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home Chapel in Jackson with Rev. Bobby Smith officiating. Burial was in the Winn Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Doug Booth, Dwight Johnson, Jody Ryser, Britt Bumpers, David Horton and Lee Hagood.

Honorary pallbearers were grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


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