Leroy Sexton died October 26 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. He was 79 years old.
Born in Letcher County, he was a son of the late Hezekiah and Drucilla Taylor Sexton. He was the father of the late Deborah Sexton and Charlotte Sexton, and a brother of the late Larry Sexton.
He attended the Holiness Church.
Survivors include four sons, Frank Sexton of Yale, Mich., Brian Sexton of Capac, Mich., Jeffrey Sexton of Black River, Mich., and Mark Sexton of Greenville, Tenn.; five daughters, Janice “Jan” Sexton of Crosswell, Mich., Phyliss Leonard of Yale, Mich., Brenda Ricks of Brown City, Mich., and Shelia Reeves and Patricia Tesner, both of Crosswell, Mich.; a brother, Douglas Sexton of Pert Creek; a sisters, Janice Sexton Foster of Pert Creek; and several grandchildren and greatgrandchildren.
Funeral services were held October 28 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.