Margie B. Horton
Margie B. Horton, 95, of Uvalde died on July 14, 2018, at Amistad Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born on Feb. 17, 1923, in Rotan to Mary (McAlister) and Benjamin Lee.
She was a devoted Christian who dearly loved her family, as well as her church family and her many friends. She enjoyed crocheting, quilting and gardening, and she made many beautiful things for family members. The family says she was an amazing lady who mowed her own grass up until she fell ill in March.
Horton is survived by two daughters, Patricia Casey and husband, Glenn, of Uvalde and Faye Roberts and husband, Kenneth, of Knippa; three sons, Lonnie Horton and wife, Millie, and Benny Horton and wife, Sandra, all of Uvalde, and Johnny Horton and wife, Linda, of Kerrville; daughter-in-law, Dee Horton of Three Rivers; 31 grandchildren; 73 great-grandchildren; and 23 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Noel Wilson Horton; second husband, Lenox Horton; two daughters, Mary Moore and Carolyn Howard; two sons, Jimmy Horton and Larry Horton; five brothers; three sisters; grandson, Steve Howard; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Church of Christ. Interment followed at Uvalde Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Luke Horton, Philip Horton, Carl Horton, Bobby Horton, James Horton and Tim Horton.
Honorary pallbearers were Tommy Moore, Paul Horton, John Horton, Kenneth Roberts, Richard Roberts, Danny Roberts, Joey Casey and Wesley Casey.
Memorial donations may be made to Herby Ham Adult Activity Center, P.O. Box 5488, Uvalde, TX 78802.
Rushing-Estes-Knowles Mortuary, www.rekfunerals.com