Jerry Hugh Horton, 72, of Jackson died July 27, 2013.
He was born May 4, 1941. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church. He was a member of the Jackson Golf Association. He worked as a maintenance coordinator for Boise Paper Mill.
Survivors include his wife, Betty H. Horton, Jackson; one son, Dayton Gregory (Angela) Horton, Meridian, MS; two daughters, Connie (David) Gates, Deatsville, Charie (Robbie) Tillman, Jackson; one sister, Betty Smith, Chatom; seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dayton Grant and Edna Finch Horton and brothers Bobby Horton and Coma Horton.
Visitation will be Friday, July 19 from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service at Lathan Funeral Home in Jackson with Rev. E.C. Russell officiating. Burial will be in Trinity Memorial Gardens.
An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.
Lathan Funeral Home of Jackson will direct.