COMMERCE - Horace W. Milton, 82, died Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at his residence.
He was born in Tallassee, Ala., the son of the late Ernest Emmett Carlton and Susie Womack Milton. He was a member of Galilee Holiness Church and a veteran of the United States Navy. He was retired from Western Union. Mr. Milton was preceded in death by his wife, Sara Gertrude Mann Milton.
Survivors include daughters, Carol Lemasters, Commerce, and Penny Dyer. Danielsville; son, Jay Milton, Commerce; sister, Peggy Hornsby, Opelika, Ala.; brother, William Milton, Upland, Calif.; three grandchildren, three step-grandchildren; and 13 step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 27, at Galilee Holiness Church with the Revs. Larry Dyer, Curt Phillips and Jason Dyer officiating. Interment will follow in Galilee Holiness Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday, July 26, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.