John Paxton Horn Jr.

John Paxton Horn Jr., 59, passed away July 18, 2014 at his home in Groesbeck. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home in Mexia. Interment will follow in the Lost Prairie Cemetery.
John was born Oct. 5, 1954 in Mexia, to John Paxton Horn Sr. and Lois Mae Tumlinson Horn. He grew up and lived in Groesbeck his entire life. He had worked for Chapman Construction Company and Frost Construction.
John was a simple man who enjoyed living a simple life. Just give him the great outdoors and he was happy. He enjoyed fishing, camping and blues music. John was an excellent gardener who could grow anything with very little effort.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Sandra Kay Horn Chapman.
John is survived by his niece, Christina Ray of Groesbeck; two great-nieces, Lexus Vine and Brianna Ray, both of Groesbeck; aunts, Mary Beth Owen of Groesbeck and Betty Mindenhall of Oklahoma; uncle, Elvis Tumlinson Livingston; a number of cousins and other relatives; and numerous friends.
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