Betty Horton Obituary

Betty Gillenwater Horton
Betty Gillenwater Horton

March 31, 1931 - September 27, 2018
Born in Knoxville, TN
Resided in Alcoa, TN
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Betty Gillenwater Horton, age 87 of Alcoa, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018, at her home. She was a 60 year member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, Robert D. Horton; father and mother, John Campbell Gillenwater and Zoe Hall Gillenwater; twin sister, Bobbie Scarlett.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Lesa Hitch; grandchildren, Jay (Emma) Hitch, April Anderson, and Brandi (Jeremy) McNally; sister, Mary June Clark; step-son, Brian (Joy) Horton; several great grandchildren; niece and nephews; special friend, Dorothy Knouff.

The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 p.m. Monday, October 1, at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church with the service to follow at 7:00 p.m. with Rev. Jeremy McNally officiating. Family and friends will meet at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Grandview Mausoleum for the entombment service.

Donations may be made to St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, in memory of Betty Gillenwater Horton, 3359 Louisville Road, Louisville, TN 37777.

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Visitation
St. Marks United Methodist Church
3359 Louisville Road
Louisville, TN US 37777
Monday, October 1, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Service
St. Marks United Methodist Church
3359 Louisville Road
Louisville, TN US 37777
Monday, October 1, 2018
7:00 PM
Burial
Grandview Mausoleum
2304 Tuckaleechee Pike
Maryville, TN US 37803
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
11:00 AM