William Allen Horton Jr. 76 of Mt. Jackson, Virginia passed Thursday, July 28, 2016 at Winchester Medical Center.
He was born April 14, 1940 in Ashland, Kentucky. He was the son of the late William A. Horton Sr. and Nancy Lusk Horton.
He served in the United States Marine Corps.
Bill is survived by his wife, Jean Eye Horton whom he married August 22, 1970. Bill is also survived by numerous cousins and their families and he proudly claimed his wife’s family as his own.
Bill was a wonderful man and was loved by all that knew him. He was grateful for all the kindness shown to him throughout his long battle with Parkinson Disease.
A funeral service will be held Thursday August 4th 2016 at 4 pm at the Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock with the Rev. Robert Hoskins officiating. Burial will be at Quantico National Cemetery with Military Honors at a later date.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 pm to 8 pm at the funeral home.