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Mrs. Thelma Elizabeth Horton, age 94, of Doran, VA passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017 at her home following an extended illness. Born on December 26, 1922 at Coldon, VA, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Mary Young Jewell.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by five sisters Cloah Colley, Nila Absher, Janie McDaniel, Reba Harper and Jean McGlothlin; one brother Raymond Jewell; son in law Mike Roberts; one granddaughter Maratha Handy and one great great granddaughter Maddie Woodard.
Mrs. Horton was of the Pentecostal faith and enjoy attending church.
She is survived by her loving husband of 77 years Fred Horton; one son Tommy Horton & wife Shirley of Smithfield, VA; three daughters Ann Roberts of Martinsville, VA; Nila Stilwell & husband Albert of Raven, VA and Becky Childress & husband Allen of Richlands, VA; three sisters Frances Davis of Martinsville, VA; Dorothy Patrick of Moneta, VA and Shirley Jewell of Belair, MD; 14 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren, 7 great great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and a host of church family and friends also survive.
The family will receive friends at the Singleton Funeral Service in Cedar Bluff, VA from 6-9 P.M. Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017 at the Cornerstone Tabernacle Church at Cedar Bluff, VA with Pastor Rick Whitt and Pastor Tim Lester officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenhills Memory Gardens Cemetery at Claypool Hill, VA. Grandsons and Grandsons in Law will serve as Pallbearers.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.SingletonFuneralService.com
Singleton Funeral Service is serving the Horton Family.
Published on December 25, 2017
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