Fred Gerald Sexton passed away July 7, 2014, in Graham. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, at Grace Baptist Church in Graham followed by a graveside service at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Eastview Cemetery in Vernon. 

McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home in Graham is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Sexton was born Nov. 10, 1926, in Chandler, Oklahoma. 

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Graham.

Survivors include his wife, Dorene Sexton of Graham; son, Fred Sexton Jr. of Jacksboro; stepdaughter, Doris Filline and husband Tom of Jacksboro; sister, Marlene Baucum of Phoenix, Arizona; and caretaker and adopted granddaughter, Eloisa Sanchez of Graham.