Edward Horton, 77, died Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at his residence in Franklin.
Survivors include his wife, Gail (Davis) Horton of Franklin; children, Diane Lynn Plachta (John) of Glenn, Michigan, and Tom Edward (Beth) Horton and Julie Gail (David) Williams, both of Trafalgar; seven grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two half siblings, Wayne Horton and Pearlee Evans, both of Bee Bee, Arkansas.
The Revs. Barry Ramsey and Jeff Hopson will conduct a memorial service at 6 p.m. today at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 S. Morton St. (U.S. 31 South) in Franklin. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until the service time today at the mortuary.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hope Children’s Home, 11415 Hope International Drive, Tampa, FL 33625; or the building fund at Fellowship Baptist Church in Trafalgar, in care of the funeral home.