Hilda Akins Horton

January 14, 1926 - July 29, 2016 

Hilda Akins Horton

January 14, 1926 - July 29, 2016 

Obituary for Hilda Akins Horton

Ripley, Mississippi--- Mrs. Hilda Akins Horton 90, passed away on July 29, 2016 at the Tippah County Hospital Nursing Home in Ripley Mississippi. She was born on January 14, 1926 to Bondy and Mary V. Carmichael Akins in Tippah County Mississippi. Hilda retired from the Peoples Bank with several years of service. Hilda was a faithful member of the Ripley Church of Christ.

Mrs. Hilda is survived by two daughters: Mary Lynn Carter (Johnny) and Chris Grisham (Barry) and one son, Loyd Ellis Horton, III all of Ripley Mississippi. One sister: Carolyn Hayes of Germantown, TN: Three sisters-in-law: Linda Akins of Southaven: Otelia West (Robert) and Pat Stanford both of Ripley, MS: Four grandchildren: Craig Grisham (Charlotte) of Hot Springs, AR: Scott Carter of Ripley, MS: Chad Grisham (Nikki) of Collierville, TN: Haley Wilson (Jeremy) of Ripley, MS: Six great-grandchildren: Lee, Madison, Jackson and Max Grisham: Allie and Addison Wilson: And several nieces and nephews:

Mrs. Hilda was preceded in death by: Her husband: Loyd Ellis Horton, Jr.: Her Parents: One granddaughter: Kathy Carter: One great-granddaughter: Jessica Grisham: One brother: Harry Akins: Three sisters: Mary Laska Dees, Bonnie Blackwell, Julia Mallard.

Pallbearers will be: Michael Dees, Harold Akins, John Stanford, Brian West, Paul Hayes, Daniel Hayes, Alan Hayes, Grant Hayes.

Memorials In Memory Of Mrs. Hilda Horton May Be Made To:

The Kathy Carter Memorial Scholarship Fund
% Dr. Joe Wiley
Office Of Advancement
Freed-Hardeman University
158 E. Main, St.
Henderson, TN 38340-9989

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