Eula Ruth Horton (SPARTA, Ga.)

SPARTA, Ga. - Mrs. Eula Ruth Horton, 63, of 1819 Old Eatonton Rd., Sparta, Ga., died Sunday, April 19, 2009 at her Sparta residence. She leaves to cherish her memories: five children, Sandra Lewis of Sparta, Ga., Sterling K. Horton, Jr. of Edmond, Okla., Tony Horton of Eatonton, Ga., Vernon Horton of Sparta, Ga.; three stepchildren, Janice Baker, Cherrie Lynn McCown, and John Wingfield; six brothers, Carey Lewis of Jesup, Ga., Eddie Lewis of Belleglade, Fla., Charlie Lewis of Sparta, Ga., Ceola Lewis of Frostproof, Fla., Willie Lewis of Sparta, Ga., Cleveland Lewis of Sparta, Ga.; five sisters, Lou Will Lewis, Mamie Smith, Luerine Jackson, all of Sparta, Ga., Gladys Wright and Lelia Cobb of Tampa, Fla.; fourteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Services will be held Saturday, April 25, 2009 at 2 p.m. at New Beulah Baptist Church in Sparta, Ga. with burial in church cemetery. Pastor Carl S. Lott officiating. Ingram Brothers Funeral Home, Inc., 249 Spring Street, Sparta, Ga., has charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-April 24, 2009