Henry Clay Horton, Jr., 84, of Paragould, Ark., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, at his home.
He was born Dec. 14, 1926, in Steele, Mo., the son of the late Henry Clay and Goldie Fern Wible Horton. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Opal Horton; brothers, Arvil and Jess Horton; sister, Mildred Lester.
He was a retired foreman with the Missouri Highway and Transportation Department, and a member of Calvary Full Gospel Church in Cardwell, Mo.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Ronnie and Judy Horton, of Steele; daughter and son-in-law, Cathy and Terry Milburn, of Paragould; six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, at Heath Funeral Home in Paragould.
The celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 11, at Calvary Full Gospel Church with Terry Milburn, Michael Horton and Ronnie Horton officiating.
Burial will follow in the Linwood Cemetery at Paragould.
Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society or P. A. W. S., PO Box 563, Paragould, AR 72451.
To sign online register, please visit www.heathfuneralhome.com.