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Winifred Sexton succumbs at 82



Winifred “Windy” Sexton, 82, of Farmland, Ind., died November 27 at St. Vincent’s Randolph Hospital in Winchester, Ind.

Born in Colson to the late Williams and Nancy Bowling Sexton, he was the father of the late David Sexton.

He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Jacob; four brothers, and a sister.

Mr. Sexton was retired in 1985 after 30 years as a parts inspector with Delco Battery, and was a member of the Farmland Lions Club and Cardinal Golf Club.

He is survived by his wife, Joan; a daughter, Cindy R. Heckman and husband John of Greenwood, Ind.; a son, Jeffery L. Sexton and wife Barbara of Farmland, Ind.; eight grandchildren, Joshua Sexton, Casey Smith, Jeremiah Sexton, Levon Sexton, Jared Sexton, Heather Ashton, Sam Balle and Eric Heckman; four great-grandchildren, Carsen Jacob Sexton, Theodore Smith, Timothy Sexton and Devon Sexton; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Mr. Sexton were held December 3 at Thornburg Memorial Chapel of Parker City, Ind. Burial was in Hawk Cemetery of Yorktown, Ind.

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