Mr. Aubrey Marshall Sexton, 78, of Bartow, died May 17, 2018.
A native of Gainesville, Mr. Sexton was a son of the late Lane Sexton and Laura McGhee Sexton. He was a graduate of Lyman Hall High School and an Army veteran. He was also a truck driver for Wright Plastic and the owner Sexton’s Restaurant. He was a member of Davisboro Baptist Church and a former member of Silver City Baptist Church.
His parents; parents-in-law, Eugene and Peg Whitmire; nephew, Craig Wofford; and great-grandson, Isaiah Key, preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife, Peggy Ann Whitmire Sexton of Bartow; daughters and sons-in-law, Mellony and Clifford Peck of Cumming, Rhonda and Thomas Johnson of Cumming; son and daughter-in-law, Christopher and Mary B. Holtzclaw of Bartow; brother, Cleveland and Donna Sexton; sisters, Christa and Nelson Shumake, Elaine and Bret Foster, Nedra Riddle; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; various other relatives also survive.
Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. May 21 at Davisboro Baptist Church, with the Rev. Chris Holtzclaw, Rev. Lamar Jackson and Rev. Larry Glover officiating.
Mr. Sexton was placed in the church prior to the service. Internment followed at Davisboro City Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jason Holtzclaw, Jonathan Medlin, Alex Lester, Jamie Martin, Matt White and Chris Coker.
The family received friends from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. May 19, and after 1 p.m. May 20 at the funeral home.
Taylor Funeral Home and Cremation care of Louisville was in charge of the arrangements.