Rebecca P. ‘Becky’ Horton

October 3, 2009

Rebecca P. “Becky” Horton, 62, of Frankfort, IN, passed away at 4:30 AM, Saturday, October 3, 2009, in her home. Born November 30, 1946 in Frankfort, IN, to Veston Paul & Wilmirth D. (Passmore) Gossage. She married Calvin J. Horton in 1964 in Louisville, KY and he preceded her in death on May 29, 1997. Becky was a Licensed Practical Nurse and worked as a Nursing Supervisor at Wesley Manor for over 30 years. She had previously lived in Paducah, KY and Louisville, KY before returning back to Frankfort. She was a member of the New Life Assembly of God Church in Frankfort.

Visitation and Services

Services will be held at 10:30 AM, Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at the Goodwin Funeral Home. Friends may visit from 4-8 PM, Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

Survived by:

2 Sons: Calvin Timothy Horton of Frankfort, IN and Anthony Wayne Horton of Lafayette, IN 2 Daughters: Annetta Gwen Mullins of Frankfort, IN and Rhonda Kaye Louks of Frankfort, IN 2 Brothers: Ralph Edward Gossage of Kentucky and Jeffery Paul Gossage of Greenfield, IN 1 Sister: Nonda Lavern James of Kentucky 11 Grandchildren and 1 Great Granddaughter

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, a sister and her Step-Father-Curley Hines.


7 Condolences for “Rebecca P. ‘Becky’ Horton”

  1. Ginger Creasy October 5, 2009 at 5:55 pm

    I have known all of you for so many years, and am so sorry for the loss of your mother, she was a very liked person and will be truly missed by so many…..God Bless your family, with our deepest regrets, Ginger, Toma and Ron Creasy Family’s

  2. Justin Gregory & Janet Bower October 5, 2009 at 8:47 pm

    Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.We will keep you all in our thoughts.

  3. Carol Lee (Carlson) Allen October 6, 2009 at 3:01 pm

    Your mother, and many others offered superlative care for my parents during their one and a half years at Wesley Manor. She always managed a smile, even when experiencing pain, herself. She will be sadly missed, but is with the Lord.

  4. Kim Baker October 6, 2009 at 3:13 pm

    I am sorry that I could not attend the showing for your mother. My deepest thoughts and prayers are with your family. God bless them all.
    Kim Baker

  5. Lisa (Sanders) Molski October 8, 2009 at 8:53 pm

    Dear Rhonda,
    So sorry for your loss.
    My condolences.

  6. Rhonda October 14, 2009 at 4:00 pm

    Thank you so much, it is very hard but I know she is being taken care of and feels no pain.

  7. Horton Children October 14, 2009 at 4:06 pm

    Thank you so much for everything everyone has ever done. Mother has passed but her memories lives on. Her children, grandchildren, and her residents at Wesley Manor and staff was the most important things in her life. Her memories will always stay in our hearts for years to come. A special thanks goes out to Wesley Manor and anyone affiliated with the Manor for being with us through our phase we had to go through.
    From: Annette, Rhonda, Tony, Tim, and Grandchildren

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