William E. Horton, 90

Published 10:05 am Tuesday, April 26, 2022

William E. “Bill” Horton,  90, passed away peacefully at his home in Batesville on Friday, April 22, 2022, with his wife Bettye at his side.

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Bill was born Nov. 25, 1931 to the late Norris Horton and Lena Aline Horton in Tunica. Bill proudly served his country in the US Air Force where he was a CM Sergeant. After serving in the military, Bill went to work for the Defense Depot in Memphis , where he worked until retirement.

Bill’s memory will be cherished most by his wife Bettye M. Horton of Batesville; daughter, Kay Uselton; son, Eddie Horton; and step-son, Lance M. Ware.

Bill was laid to rest at Magnolia Cemetery on April 23.