Funeral services for Charles Wayne Sexton, 71, of Colson were held Sunday, April 17, at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Adams Cemetery at Colson.
A son of the late Okra and Della Amburgey Sexton, he died April 13 at his home on Colson.
He was the widower of Flona Wilson Sexton, and a brother of the late Linville Sexton, Lee Sexton, Cecil Sexton, Bradley Sexton, Landon Sexton, Arlene Mcullup, and Marie Adams.
Surviving are three children, Melanie Sparks and husband David of Colson, and Charles Sexton Jr. and wife Lynn, and Camista Gural, all of New Jersey; six grandchildren, Kiara Hollifield and Kevin Hollifield, both of Colson, and Louis Marrow, Estrella Marrow, Jackie Sexton, and Zach Sexton, all of New Jersey; two step-grandchildren, Alexis Sparks of Mayking and Jessica Maggard; a great-grandchild, Carlie; four sisters, Ann Thomas, Alice Mason, Beatrice Banks, and Yvonne Tackett and husband Efford, all of Colson; and a brother, John Sexton and wife Lorraine, of Little Colley.