He was born, March 9, 1949, the son of H.M. "Junior" and Ellen Dora Ware Horney of Newland.
He attended the Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church and enjoyed watching NASCAR and playing golf.
Horney was preceded in death by two granddaughters, Ansley Claire Horney and Claire Elizabeth Horney.
Along with his parents,H.M. Jr and Ellen Dora Horney, Horney, a very loving husband and family man, has left to cherish his memory his wife, Adesi Horney, of the home; sons and daughters-in-law, Martin and Leslie Horney of Newland, Matthew and Amy Horney of Cranberry, Mitchell and Becca Horney of Newland; step-sons, Donnie Gilbert of Maiden, Tyler Gilbert of Maiden, Zack Gilbert of Maiden; grandchildren, Harrison, Ethan, Maddie, Ayla, Chandler, and Elli.
Funeral services for Horney will be conducted 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at the Grandfather Chapel with the Rev. Jonathan Foster and the Rev. Tony Clark officiating. The family will receive friends 6 p.m. to the service hour. Family, friends and pallbearers are asked to meet at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, to go in precession to the John Johnson Cemetery for graveside services.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4-A Oak Branch Dr. Greensboro, N. C. 27407 or the Avery Cancer Resource Center.
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Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland is serving the Horney family.
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