Mary Rebecca Horton, 77, of Merigold
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Mrs. Mary Rebecca Horton, 77, of Merigold died Saturday, December 14, 2013, at Bolivar Medical Center.

Visitation was from 10–11 a.m. Tuesday, December 17, 2013, at Ray Funeral Home.

Celebration of Life Service followed at 11 a.m. Tuesday, December 17, 2013, at Ray Funeral Home with Bro. Larry Braswell officiating. Interment was at New Cleveland Cemetery.

Mrs. Horton was born in Cleveland on March 7, 1936, to Benjamin Franklin Sibley and Margaret Watson. On October 4, 1954, she married Kenneth Wayne Horton in Cleveland. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She was in sales for 30+ years. She also enjoyed reading and hunting.

She is preceded in death by husband, Kenneth Wayne Horton; parents, B.F. Sibley and Margaret Watson; brothers, Clarence Sibley and B.F. Sibley Jr.; and sister, Elaine Kendall.

Mrs. Horton is survived by her daughter, Lynn (Larry) Long of Cleveland; sons, Steve (Tina) Horton of Merigold, Scott (Laura) Horton of Merigold and Shaun (Lisa) Horton of Merigold; granddaughters, Jennifer Long, Natalie Horton, Kerry Horton, Madalyn Horton, Talia Horton, and Kelly Horton; grandsons, Michael Long, Ken Horton, Dylon Horton, Cole Horton, and Kolby Horton; great-grandson, Cody Myers; and  great-granddaughter, Sara Grace Myers.

Pallbearers were Allen Howell, Keith Kendall, Jonathan Kendall, Shane Howell, Charlie Kendall, Brain Kendall, and Randy Morris.  Honorary Pallbearers will be grandsons; Michael Long, Ken Horton, Dylon Horton, Cole Horton, and Kolby Horton; great-grandson, Cody Myers. 

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Foundation.