Garry Lee Horton was born in Bismarck, North Dakota on July 17, 1943 to Dean and Esther Horton. Garry was co-owner of GE&B Nursery along with his wife of 55 years Ellen (Fant). He enjoyed reminiscing with his childhood friends Dave Williams, Brent Cristel and Dwight Partin Outside of his wife and kids his greatest joy was his John Deere tractors which he could be seen on most days loading bark or just driving it around the nursery with a grin. He also loved to visit with his old customers and new alike. Garry had a talent for landscape design which can be seen all over the plateau and the state! He was proud to be a lifelong member of the Buckley Eagles where he loved listening to the music and dancing with our mother.
He is survived by his wife Ellen of 55 years; their three boys Brent Horton (Lisa), Ridge Horton (Terri) and Curtis Horton (Ann); and 8 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents Dean and Esther and his brothers Dean, Earl and Gene.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the following: Enumclaw Senior Center, 1350 Cole St., Enumclaw, WA 98022; Multicare Home Health & Hospice, PO Box 5200, Tacoma, WA 98415; or any other organization of your choice.