died Jan. 28, 2014, at Golden LivingCenter nursing facility. She was a member of Haw Grove Baptist Church, enjoyed farmwork, and visitors. Parents Sylvester and Ethyl Bullard Beavers predeceased her, as did husband Talmadge Horton, brothers Odus Beavers, Idas Beavers, James Lelton Beavers, Billy Max Beavers, and sister Bernice Wadsworth.

Surviving are sons Dennis (Syble) Horton, Doyle (Betty) Horton; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; sisters Kathleen Lumpkin, Imogene McCoy, Wynell Bryan.

Gene Lambert and Bryan Weems officiated the 11 a.m. service held Jan. 30 at Blount County/Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was at Dailey’s Chapel Cemetery with Edward D. Lumpkin, Ray Beavers, Ross McCoy, Stoney Beavers, Ted Self, and Allen Bryan serving as pallbearers.