William “Bill” P. Horton, 88, of Wilson, died Saturday, April 25, 2015.
Funeral, St Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Wilson, Tuesday, 1:00 PM. A time of visiting and sharing will follow the service.
Bill served in the Navy during World War II, graduated from UNC School of Pharmacy in 1950 and enjoyed a career in pharmacy retiring from CVS. His wife, Elizabeth Cheek Horton, preceded him in death in 2009.
Surviving is his daughter, Beth Thomas (Jim) of Wilson; sons, William P. Horton, Jr (Peggy) of Wilson, Jonathan W. Horton (Mary Ann) of Wilson, Thomas Edgar Horton of Myrtle Beach, SC; grand-children, William Farrington Dunn (Lindsay) and Sonya Lynn Horton; great-grandchildren, Payton Elizabeth Dunn, Ava Kaylin Dunn, Bella Grace Smith; step-grandchildren, Michael Thomas (Beth), Brandon Thomas and Sarah Ballance; step-great-grandchildren, Kayla Marie Thomas, McKenzie Lynn Thomas and Jacob Ballance; beloved dog, Julie.
Memorials are suggested to the St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, PO Box 1527, Wilson, NC 27894-1527.
Arrangements by Wilson Memorial Service, 2811 Fieldstream Dr N, 237-7171, www.wilsonmemorialservice.com