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Johnny Lee Horton Obituary

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Johnny Lee Horton

Van Buren, AR

August 6, 1941 - February 10, 2024

Johnny Lee Horton Obituary

Johnny Lee Horton, 82 of Van Buren passed away Saturday, February 10, 2024 in a local hospital. He was the owner of Johnny’s Construction Company in Van Buren and also the manager of Cloverleaf Plaza Shopping Center for fifteen years. He was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his wife Betty (Blasingame) Horton; his parents Clarence and Pauline (Gibson) Horton; one sister Marcella Horton and two brothers Butch and Joe Horton.

Funeral services will be 2PM, Wednesday, February 14, 2024 at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with burial to follow at Hight Cemetery in Ozark under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

He is survived by two daughters Scharlet Griffin and husband Tom of Alma and Tammy Jester and husband Tony of Van Buren; one son Quincy Horton and wife Phennapat of Van Buren; two sisters Essie Gates and husband David of Alma and Linda Carter of Van Buren; two brothers Paul Horton of Alma and David Horton and wife Emma of Van Buren; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Family will visit with relatives and friends Tuesday, February 13, 2024 from 5-7 PM at Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren, 700 Jefferson Street.

Pallbearers will be Quincy Horton, Mark Horton, Skyler Horton, Jesse Jester, Scharlet Griffin, Tammy Jester.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Carl Horton, Tommy Griffin, Robert Horton and Phennapat Horton.

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