BURLINGTON - Mr. Jesse Eugene Horne, 61, of 614 S. Broad Street, died Aug. 21, 2014, at the Veterans Hospital in Durham.
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He was the husband of Sandra Horne and the son of Mr. Lewis Horne and Mrs. Ruthie Lee Rivers Horne, both deceased.
Mr. Horne was a truck driver and loved to ride motorcycles. He enjoyed working in the yard, was a member of King David Lodge #86 and the Original 12 Motorcycle Club. He loved to cook, especially fish, and was well known for his famous "Fish Fries."
In addition to his wife, of the home, he is survived by three sons, Jesse Cole of Greensboro, Louis Horne (Antoinette) of Greensboro and Joseph Robinson (Sara) of Albuquerque, N.M.; three daughters, Nakia Rayson (Jermaine) of Desoto, Texas, Virtina Reid of Greensboro and Trina Robinson of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; two brothers, John Harden (Gloria) and Danny Horne (Bonita) both of Greensboro; three sisters, Julia Corbett (Eddie) of Killeen, Texas, Alice Vanterpool (Allison Stanford) of High Point and Betty Mayse of Asheboro; nine grandchildren; two special godchildren, Delmonte Blackwell and Tim Wilkins; nieces, nephew; and a host of other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Rufus Horne and Ricky Horne; and two sisters, Georgianna Davis and Cynthia Horne.
Visitation will be from 1 until 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in the Roy Blackwell Chapel of Blackwell Funeral Home, 1292 Rauhut Street, Burlington, N.C. 27217. At other times the family will receive friends and family at the home.
The funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at First Baptist Church, 508 Apple Street, Burlington, N.C. 27215. Elder Lonnie Jackson will deliver the eulogy. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service with the family arriving at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in the Salisbury National Cemetery, Government Road, Salisbury, N.C. 28144.
Condolences may be posted at www.blackwellfuneral.com
Services entrusted to Blackwell Funeral Home, Burlington, N.C.
BLACKWELL FUNERAL HOME
1292 RAUHUT ST.
Burlington, NC 27217
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