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Dorothy Mae Horton

January 25, 1951 ~ October 9, 2018 (age 67)

Dorothy Horton 67 of Benton Harbor transitioned on October 9, 2018, at Lakeland Hospital. Legacy farewell service will be held on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at Robbins Brothers Funeral Home, 204 S Fair Ave, Benton Harbor, MI 49022with visitation starting at 10:00 am followed by service at 11:00 am.

Dorothy Horton was born on January 25, 1951, to the union of Sis Johnson and Ben Birchfield in Peoria, Il. She worked several jobs throughout the area in customer service and management.  For those who knew her, she was a loving and caring woman who spoke her mind no matter what it was.  She loves her children and grandchildren and her sisters and brothers. She would feed anyone who was hungry. Anyone who came into her presence she would show her love to them in spite of her demeanor.  For those who knew her, she was the fashionista and she would take it from head to toe with accessories’ also.

She leaves to her memories: two daughters Stacie Horton, and Elaine Horton of Benton Harbor, two sons Samuel Horton of California and Farrel Horton of Georgia. Five brothers, and 2 sisters. 22 Grandchildren 11 great-grandchildren and host of nieces and nephews.  She also leaves childhood best friend Linda Clydesdale.

She was preceded death by her parents.

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