Whitesburg KY

Services are held for John Sexton

Funeral services for John Sexton, 92, of Isom, were held October 11 at the Calvary Temple Church of God Mountain Assembly at Sandlick. Burial was in the Collins Cemetery at Little Colley.

A son of the late Okra and Della Amburgey Sexton, he died October 8 at the Greg & Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard.

He was preceded in death by six brothers, Bradley, Linville, Landon, Charles, Leander and Cecil, and five sisters, Beatrice, Yvonne, Marie, Anna Lee and Arlene.

Mr. Sexton was a member of the Colson Pentecostal Church for many years. He enjoyed going to church, fox hunting and race cars.

Surviving are his wife, Lorraine Collins Sexton; a daughter, Drucilla Maggard and husband Joseph of Isom; two sons, Phillip Sexton and wife Suzanna of Red Star, and David A. Sexton and wife Michelle of Isom; six grandchildren, Rebecca, Cody, Adam, Tashauna, Olivia, Mallory and Tyler; great-grandchildren, Austin, Dakota, Parker, Carolina, Cullen, McKenzie, Brayden, Sawyer, Josie, Kayden and Emma Lee; and a sister, Alice Mason of Colson.

Everidge Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.

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