SHERIDAN — John Carl Horton of Sheridan, Ark. died Wednesday, at his home at the age of 85.

SHERIDAN — John Carl Horton of Sheridan, Ark. died Wednesday, at his home at the age of 85.

Survivors include hiswife, Betty Ashley Horton of Sheridan; son, Kevin Horton of O’Fallon, Mo.; daughters, Carla (Larry) Anderson of Ramah, Colo.; Ellen (Steve) Walters of Sheridan; brothers, Wallace (Betty Jo) Horton of Sheridan; Harold (Pat) of Guam; five grandchildren, seven great grandchildren

Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Saturday, September 1, 2012 at First Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Sheridan. Burial will be in Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation: Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Arrangements by Memorial Gardens Funeral Home of Sheridan (870)942-1306. www.memorialgardenssheridan.com.