Cover photo for Ernest M. Sexton's Obituary
Ernest M. Sexton Profile Photo
1938 Ernest 2023

Ernest M. Sexton

November 26, 1938 — June 14, 2023

Marietta

Ernest M. Sexton, 84, husband of the late Frances Bragg Sexton, of Marietta, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2023.

Born in Greenville County, he was the son of the late Rosa Lee Sexton.

Mr. Sexton retired from J.P. Stephens Company in Greenville and proudly served with the United States Army during the Vietnam War.

Mr. Sexton is survived by sons, Gregory Sexton of Marietta and Tommy Joe Taylor (Christy) of Easley; daughters, Marline Sexton of Marietta, Lisa Dawn Smith (Steve) of Greenville, and Linda Taylor of Central; 22 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his loving wife, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Sherry Sexton; a son, James Carson Taylor, Jr; and a brother, Preston Sexton.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, June 19, 2023 at M.J. "Dolly" Cooper Veterans Cemetery in Anderson, SC.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Saturday, June 17, 2023 at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown, Easley.

Visit RobinsonFuneralHomes.com or Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory-Downtown, Easley.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Ernest M. Sexton, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Saturday, June 17, 2023

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Robinson Funeral Home Downtown

305 West Main Street, Easley, SC 29641

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Monday, June 19, 2023

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

M.J. "Dolly" Cooper Veterans Cemetery

140 Inway Dr, Anderson, SC 29621

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 676

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree