Bobbie Sue Horton

Bobbie Sue Horton, 65, of Lufkin, was born April 13, 1943, in Benton, Louisiana. She passed away Thursday, June 5, 2008, in Lufkin.

Bobbie was a longtime resident of Lufkin State School. She spent the last four years with St. Giles Living Center group home in Lufkin She enjoyed beading, 4-wheeling, going to the beach at Galveston, and attending Oak Creek Center. She was a member of Denman Avenue Baptist Church, and loved her Jesus.

Survivors include her brothers, Billy Horton, Michael Horton and Larry Horton; aunt and uncle, Betty and Leon Morris; and many cousins.

Bobbie was preceded in death by her mother and stepfather, Irene and Marvin Flournoy; father, Truitt Horton; and sister, Peggy Rodrigues.

Pallbearers will be John Mark Lowery, Clarke Lowery, Austin Thigpen, Albert Borjas, Bobby Jones and John Davis.

Services for Bobbie will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, June 6, 2008, in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel, with Reverend Jimmy Hedges officiating and Pastor John Williams assisting. Interment will follow in the Mt. Hope Cemetery in Wells.

Gipson Funeral Home; Duane E. Hills, director