Mrs. Sharon Kay Horton, age 76 of Quitman, was escorted into the presence of the Lord Sunday, May 10, 2020 following a lengthy period of declining health. The loving wife, mother, grandmother and daughter owned and operated the Git-N-Go convenience store with her husband from 1978 to 1995. She was a genuine friend of all and never met a stranger, no matter who they were. A memorial service to honor her life was held on May 15th at her residence.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of over 58 years, Donald Wayne Horton; children, Johnny Jay Horton, Delmon Loryn Horton & Judy, Penny D. Hinton & Kemp; grandchildren, Marsha Freeman & Leyon, Ray Hattaway & Jessica, Del Horton & Christy, Max Horton, Dusty Hinton & Kat, Johnathan Horton, Cody Hinton & Megan; 21 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; siblings Dale Junior Jones/ Buddy, Jeraldine Smiley, Shelia Jones. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest Dale & Betty Jane (Sparks) Jones; sisters, Rebecca Harmon, Connie Railton, Deborah Yansak.