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September 13, 1936 – May 16, 2014
James Everette Horton, 77, of Louisburg, died Friday morning at his home.
He was known by many as J.E. or "J.". He was the son of the late Sam and Flossie Horton. J.E. was preceded in death by his son Sammy Horton and his sister, Yvonne Horton.
A funeral service will be held 4 p.m. Sunday at Poplar Spring Baptist Church. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. A private burial will be at Ransdell Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery.
J.E. is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Elsie Horton; daughter, Janet Kimbrough of Louisburg; son, Bruce Babbitt of Davis; grandchildren, Scott Kimbrough and wife, Carie; Jason Kimbrough and wife, Leca; Jeannie Owens and husband, Joey; Cindy Johnson; Tommy Hill and wife, Lorie; Warren Hill; 8 great-grandchildren; former daughter-in-law, Nancy Babbitt of Beaufort.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Poplar Spring Baptist Church, Building Fund, 89 Brantleytown Rd., Zebulon, NC 27597.
Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Louisburg, NC, www.stricklandfuneralhome.net.
Strickland Funeral Home
103 W. Franklin Street Louisburg, NC 27549
Published in The News & Observer on May 17, 2014