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Winston David Horton Sr., 90, of Jackson passed away Dec. 30, 2018 at Jackson Healthcare Facility.

He was born Feb. 21, 1928 to Glover W. Horton Sr. and Gwendolyn Finch Horton. He was a member of McCanns United Methodist Church. He had been employed as a maintenance supervisor at Boise Cascade. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and Alabama football. He was also a passionate motorcycle enthusiast.

Survivors include his children, Diane (Buddy) Perkins, Judy Hudson, David (Rebecca) Horton; grandchildren, Thea (Billy) Biggers, Gunnar Hudson Jr., Katie Hudson, Rachel Horton, Haley Horton; great-grandchildren, Will Wiggins, Rush Wiggins, Kalin Diane (Toby) Roach, Carter Biggers and siblings, Polly H. Johnson, Faye H. Bumpers and Pam H. Ryser.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Lennette B. Horton; sons, Bernard Wade Horton, Michael Horton; and siblings, Glover W. Horton Jr., Louise H. Johnston and Jeannette H. Booth.

Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service Monday, Dec. 31 at Lathan Funeral Home with Rev. Earl Watson officiating. Interment will be in the Trinity Memorial Gardens.

Active pallbearers will be Gunnar Hudson Jr., Will Wiggins, Rush Wiggins, Carter Biggers, John Johnson and Dwight Johnson.

Condolences may be offered at

Lathan Funeral Home will direct.


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