Richard Malcolm HORTON Geraldine HORTON Nora Elizabeth HORTON Alta NONAME James Kenneth HORTON Clayton Haynes HORTON Bennie Eugene HORTON Jimmy Louis HORTON Floyd HORTON Edna Sue HORTON Polly HORTON Living HORTON Living HORTON Living HORTON Living HORTON Susie Ann TURNER Mini tree diagram
Herman Max HORTON

Herman Max HORTON3,1,2,4

also known as Max Horton

30th Nov 19261,2,3,4 - 12th Feb 20091,4

Life History

30th Nov 1926

Born in Ethel, Arkansas, Arkansas.1,2,3,4

12th Feb 2009

Died in Forrest City, Saint Francis, Arkansas.1,4

14th Feb 2009

Buried in Forrest Park Cemetery, Forrest City, st Francis County, Arkansas.1

Other facts


Married Alta NONAME


  • 1930 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 25 April, Ethel,District 1-25, page 8B, Ethel & Chute Rd, Hse #149, Fam #150
    Horton, Mack Head Owns $9000 M W 36 First Married at age 28 AR MS MSFarmer [b abt 1894]
    Horton, Susie Wife F W 25 First Married at age 17 AR AR AR [b abt1905]
    Horton, Geraldene Dau F W 7 AR AR AR [b abt 1923]
    Horton, Nora Dau F W 5 AR AR AR [b abt 1925]
    Horton, Herman M Son M W 3yrs4mos AR AR AR [b abt Dec 1926]
    Horton, Kenneth Son M W 10mos AR AR AR [b abt May 1929]

    1940 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas, 12 April, Ethel,District 1-26, page 6A, Belleview Road, Hse #86, Own $400
    Horton, Mack Head M W 46 Married Grade 7 b Arkansas Same House in 1935Farmer [b abt 1894]
    Horton, Susie Wife F W 36 Married Grade 6 b Arkansas Same House in1935 Housekeeper [b abt 1904]
    Horton, Herman Son M W 13 Single Grade 6 b Arkansas Same House in 1935[b abt 1927]

    In a list of children of Mack and Susie on a Facebook memorial page,Herman is listed as Max.  His obitiary gives his full name as HermanMax Horton.

    Mack and Susie Horton Memorial Facebook
    "Mother's Six Sisters & Six Brothers"
    Geraldine, Nora, Max [Herman], James (Boodler), Haynes, Jimmy, Floyd,Sue, Linda, Judy, Tommy, Nancy, Polly
    --  Mack and Susie Horton Memorial Facebook,

    U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    H M Horton
    Born 30 Nov 1926
    Died 12 Feb 2009
    Last Residence Forrest City, Saint Francis, Arkansas 72335
    SSN issued Texas (Before 1951)

    Herman Max Horton

    Herman Max Horton, a long time resident of the city of Forrest City,died at his home early Thursday morning February 12, 2009 at the ageof 82, slipping quietly away to be reunited with his beloved wifeAlta, who preceded him in death.

    Many will remember Max for being an avid Razorback fan and for themany stories he would tell while working his route as an insurancesalesman for Interstate Life and Reliable Insurance Companies. Max wasa veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army as a medic.

    Max was born on November 30, 1926 in Ethel Arkansas, the first son offourteen children born to Mack and Susie Horton who preceded him indeath. He had three siblings that also preceded him in death: Bennieand James Horton of Ethel and Geraldine Maddox of Poplar Bluff, MO. Heleaves those to mourn his return to heaven the following:

    Four children: Alice Sue Mason, Rebecca Kay Moore and April MarieHorton of this city, Herman Max Horton, Jr. of Southhaven, MS.
    Seven grandchildren: Angela Heard and Joseph Moore of this city,Michelle Like of Colt, Heather Hazeslip and Heath Horton of Cabot,Patti Spain of Marion and Guy Hamilton Moore of Nashville, TN.
    Seven great grandchildren: Alisa Sue Elliott, James Nathaniel and EliLike, Elizabeth, Whitney and Jonathan Hazeslip, Elizabeth and HunterSpain. Two great great grandchildren: Darion Rock Reaves (Max's bestfriend) and his brother Ja'rell.
    Four brothers: Haynes Horton of Pine Bluff, Jimmie and Tommie Hortonof Dewitt and Floyd Horton of Ethel.
    Six sisters: Nora Watson of DeWitt, Sue Noble of Morrilton, LindaCummings of Lonoke, Judy DePriest of Stuttgart, Nancy Posey ofBartlett, Tennessee and Polly Emmons of Redfield. Max will be greatlymissed by all of his family and friends.

    Funeral services will be held Saturday, February 14, 2009 at 1:00 Morgan Chapel with Bro. A.G. Loyd officiating. Burial will followat Forrest Park Cemetery under the direction of Morgan Funeral Home.Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, February 13,2009 at Morgan Funeral Home Chapel.

    Published Times-Herald, Forrest City, Arkansas, 13 February 2009
    --  United States Obituary Collection,


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