Charles Edwin "MONK" Horton, 75, of Abilene, formerly of Denton, passed away on Wednesday, June 4, 2014, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene. He was born April 22, 1939, in Denton County, TX, to J.C. and Dorothy (Jones) Horton. He attended Denton Public Schools. He worked as a legal assistant.
Monk is survived by a sister, Bea Ann Winters, of Rancho Mission Viejo, CA, a son, a daughter, and other extended family members.
A graveside funeral service will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Friday, June 6, 2014, at the Graham Argyle Cemetery in Argyle, TX. Online condolences may be left at www.mulkeymasondenton.com .