Billy Andrew Horton, 68 of Carrollton, passed away on
Monday, Sept. 2. He was born May 23, 1945 in Carrollton, the son of Maiden Patterson Horton and the late Winston Alvin Horton. He was retired from construction work, and was a
member of Cross Plains Christian Church.
Preceded in death by his
father, Winston Alvin Horton, he is survived by his wife, Sandra Yvonne
Norman Horton of Carrollton; his mother, Maiden Patterson Horton, of
Carrollton; children: Emily Yvonne Horton Leak, and her husband, David,
of Carrollton; Brian Horton and his wife, Laurie, of Bremen; sisters:
Sue Miller and Lynn Teal, both of Carrollton; and six grandchildren:
Logan Leak, Jonathan Leak, Nathan Leak, Kathryn Leak, Leslie Horton and
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5, from Cross Plains Christian Church with Rev. Joel Eynon and Rev. Steve
The body will be placed in church at 1 p.m. on Thursday. Music will be rendered by Jeff Pate, Phil Bishop and
Ellen Threadwell. Those serving as pallbearers will be Jason Norman,
John Miller, Ken Miller, Glen Threadwell, Brian Threadwell and Jason
Teal. Interment will follow in Cross Plains Cemetery.
In lieu of
flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cross Plains Food
Pantry, Cross Plains Christian Church, 1356 Cross Plains Road,
Carrollton, Georgia, 30117. The family will receive friends at the
funeral home on Wednesday from 5 until 8 p.m.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com. Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel of Carrollton has charge of the arrangements.