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Mack Henry "Rocky" Sexton
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Birth: May 21, 1924
Death: Oct. 26, 1992

(Ref: CARLSBAD CURRENT-ARGUS, Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, reads as follows:

Mack Henry Sexton, 68, 1012 Irvin St., died Monday (Oct. 26, 1992) at the hospital.

Services are pending with West Funeral Home.

Mr. Sexton was born May 21, 1924, in Crumpler, W.Va., where he was raised and educated. On Dec. 5, 1942,he married Cora Ethel Walker in Princeton, W.Va.

In 1943, he entered the Navy for three years, serving on a P.T. boat in the Pacific Ocean, where he received wounds in action. Upon his discharge, he was employed by the Virginia Railroad Co. in Princeton, W.Va.

The Sextons moved to Carlsbad in 1963, where Mr. Sexton worked at Southwest Potash, now AMAX, until his retirement in 1986. He was a member of DAV Chapter No. 30, VFW and Hillcrest Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Ethel Sexton of Carlsbad; two sons, Davis Lee Sexton of Joppa, Md., and Robert Craig Sexton of Carlsbad; one daughter, Billie Merchel of Baltimore; two brothers, William Donald Sexton of Carlsbad and Winfield Sexton of Princeton, W.Va.; three sisters, Thelma Workman of Minneapolis, Estella "Ted" McCarty of Roanoke, Va. and Anna Mae Meadow of Carlsbad; and 10 grandchildren.


Services for Mack Henry "Rocky" Sexton will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday in the West Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. D. Michael Lee of Victory Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Gardens Memorial Park.

Mr. Sexton, 68, 1012 Irvin St., died Monday (Oct. 26, 1992) at Guadalupe Medical Center.

Pallbearers are Reynaldo Lopez, David Hughes, Mike Abe, Tom White, Tony Alston, Claude Estes, Shawn Armendarez and William McCawley. 
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  Cora Ethel Walker Sexton, Smith (1925 - 2013)*
  Mack Henry Sexton (1943 - 1943)*
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Gardens Cemetery
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA
Plot: Southeast
Created by: Betty
Record added: May 10, 2011
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I love and miss you Grandpa. Thank you for being a great man and raising my Dad to be the same! I will honor you both or die trying, you have my word.
- Lonnie Sexton
 Added: Jan. 22, 2013
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