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Cecil Horne, Jr.

January 9, 1940 August 20, 2017
Cecil Horne, Jr.
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Obituary for Cecil Horne, Jr.

Cecil Horne, Jr., 77, of Russells Point, OH passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017 at his home.

Junior was born on January 9, 1940 in Paintsville, KY to the late Cecil and Opal Hammond Horne. On July 19, 1957, he married the former Margaret “Peg” Herring, in Mt. Victory, OH and she preceded him in death on November 27, 2013. He was also preceded in death by two sons, Junior Lee and Bernard Allen and five siblings, Mary Horsley, Jane Yelton, Diana O’Hare, Genevieve Farmer and William Horne.

Junior is survives by six children, John Horne of Lakeview, OH, Ginger Foster and Janet (Bill) Haynes, both of Russells Point, Linda (Jeff) Crisp and Bill (Michele) Horne, both of Bellefontaine, and Leslie Kay (Russell) White of Columbus, 12 grandchildren, Erin, Tressie, Travis, Joanna, Samantha, Brandon, Bradley, Joshua, Jacob, Destiny, Ashley, and Bill, 26 great grandchildren, Savanah, Colton, Emma, Ellie, Madison, Caden, Kylie, Evan, Auston, Brooklyn, Marissa, Porscha, Kameryn, Payton, Jordan, McKenize, Kelly, Zoey, Brooklyn, Robbie, Blake, Summer, Cody, Chasen, Terran and Jaslene, six siblings: Ron (Brenda) Horne of Bellefontaine, Sam (Connie) Horne of East Liberty, Tony (Melinda) Horne of Tipp City, Tom (Watana) Horne of Jacksonville, FL, Patricia (Dean) Wirick of West Liberty, and Gloria Young of Lakeview.

Junior worked for many years at Millisor Chevrolet in Russells Point. He owned and operated Horne’s Auto Repair outside of DeGraff until retiring. Junior enjoyed music and was a member of the Coachmen Band for many years.

Per Mr. Horne’s wishes, his body was cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are in the care of Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview. Condolences may be expressed at

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Cemetery Details


Huntsville Cemetery Final Resting Place

3691 County Road 37W
Huntsville, OH 43324

3691 County Road 37W Huntsville 43324 OH
United States

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