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Lewis “Sonny” Horn
1944 - 2017

Lewis “Sonny” Horn, Jr., 73, passed away Thursday, July 20, in Iowa Park.

Memorial services were held Monday, July 24, in the chapel at Dutton Funeral Home with SSGT Adolphus Sims officiating.

Sonny was born Jan. 30, 1944, in Carterville, IL., to Lewis Horn, Sr. and Leta Elizabeth (Threlkeld) Horn. He married Mary Elaine Hickerson on Sept. 17, 1976, in Clovis, N. M. He was a retired Master sergeant in the US Air Force with 22 and one half years of service as a hydraulic mechanic, drill sergeant, hydraulics instructor, and a first sergeant. He also retired from Civil Service with 20 years of service as a hydraulic instructor.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and four brothers.

Surviviors include his wife, Mary Elaine Horn of Iowa Park; four sons, Timothy Horn a of Carrollton, Tomas Horn of Wichita Falls, Jackie Horn of Henrietta, and James Horn of Iowa Park; sister, Caroline Hall of Carterville, IL.; and six grandchildren.

The family suggest memorials be made to the Iowa Park Food Bank.

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