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Obituary for Tony Eric Sexton
Tony Eric Sexton, 60, of Creswell, died Monday, March 22, 2021, at his residence in Creswell.
Born July 30, 1960 in Chowan County he was the son of the late Preston Woodley Sexton and Renia Mae Phelps Sexton who survives. Tony was a commercial fisherman, past president of Sound Side Hunting Club and member of Philippi Church Of Christ.
His family includes his mother, Renia Mae Phelps Sexton of Creswell, N.C.; daughter, Presley Jo Sexton of Columbia, N.C.; sons, Justin Doran Sexton and wife Traci, Jordon Deric Sexton and wife Gabby and Jared Dylan Sexton all of Columbia, N.C.; mother of his children, Angie Etheridge Sexton of Columbia, N.C.; brothers, Ricky Dwight Sexton of Creswell, N.C. and Preston Bart Sexton of Goldsboro, N.C.; granddaughter, Amelia Mae Sexton.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Philippi Church Of Christ with Jimmy Davenport, Glenn Brickhouse, Thomas Biggs and Steven Mills officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Family will receive friends at the graveside following the service and other times at the residence of his mother, Renia Mae.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Creswell.