Willie Daniel Horton

Published 5:45 pm Monday, February 27, 2012

Willie Daniel Horton, age 89, of Montevallo, passed away Friday, Feb. 24, 2012, in Alabaster.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Horton and Bertha Gay; son, Dannie Lee Horton; brothers, John Cecil (who served in Korea) and William Clay Horton; sister, Sarah Cathlyn Horton Davis; and other beloved Rasberry brothers and sisters.

Willie is survived by his wife, Ola Mae Hosmer Horton; son, John Daniel Horton; daughters, Margaret H. Murchison, Sarah H. Wilson and Joyce H. Broadhead; brothers, Billy Joe Rasberry and Bobby Frank Rasberry; sister, Betty Sue Evans; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28 at Rockco Funeral Home Montevallo. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 29 at New Hope Church in Jemison with Bro. Calvin Smitherman officiating. He will lie in-state one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Moore’s Cemetery.

Rockco Funeral Home Montevallo directing.

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