Kingsport Times-News: Trevor D. Sexton

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Trevor D. Sexton

• Apr 16, 2019 at 1:45 PM

KINGSPORT - Trevor D. Sexton, 15, of Kingsport, went to be with the Lord Sunday, April 14, 2019. He was born October 20, 2003, in Kingsport.

Trevor was a competitive, “hard headed”, yet loving and caring son, brother and grandson but most importantly, a child of God. He was always anxious to learn and faithfully attended Bible Study II. Trevor attended Calvary Baptist Church.

He enjoyed listening to music, helping others, “hanging out” with his friends, working on cars and riding with his uncle David in Sexton’s Towing rollback.

Trevor attended Dobyns-Bennett High School where he played football and recently transferred to Sullivan South High School.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Talmon Sexton; uncle, Dwayne Sexton.

Those left to cherish his memory are his parents, Jason and Lindsay Sexton; brothers, Johnathon (Jaylyn), Corey, Tommy and Will; step-brothers, Tyler and Josh; sister, Marcie; step-sister, Briley; grandparents, Mary Sue Sexton, Jim and Linda Thoma; uncles, David and Jimmy Sexton; aunt, Laura Roller (Pete); cousins, Dwayne, Jacob (Nikki), Lauren (Jason), Clara, Ellie and Zeke; special friend, Ricky White; numerous other family members and friends.

The family will receive friends Thursday, April 18, 2019, from 5:00-6:45 pm in the chapel of Oak Hill Funeral & Cremation Services. Celebration of Life Service will be follow at 7:00 pm with Rev. Paul Helphinstine officiating.

Graveside Service will be conducted at 1:00 pm on Friday, April 19, 2019, at the Moffitt-Smithers Family Cemetery in Robbins, TN. Dr. Phil Hoskins will officiate. Serving as pallbearers, Corey, Tommy, Jacob, Dwayne, David and Jimmy Sexton. Honorary pallbearers, Alex Huffman, Ethan Lawson, John Helphinstine, Ethan Henard and D-B football team mates.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

The family extends their sincere gratitude to the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office, Sullivan County EMS and Sullivan West Volunteer Fire Dept.

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The care of Trevor D. Sexton and his family has been entrusted to the staff of Oak Hill Funeral & Cremation Services.

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