Edna G. Horton was born in Durham, NC on March 16, 1928 to
the late Thomas McBroom and Ella Burton McBroom. She was
preceded in death by her husband Fred Thomas Horton, Sr.,
two sons, Robert Fields, David Harold Horton, 4 sisters, and 3
brothers. Edna accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Lord and
Savior and was baptized at an early age. She went on to serve
her membership as an Eastern Star. She worshiped and
studied as a Deaconess, which lead her to become a Reverend.
Edna entered into eternal rest on Friday, February 26, 2021 at
home in Durham, North Carolina. Her memory will forever be
cherished by1 daughter, Stella H. Steele of Durham, NC, three
sons, Fred T. Horton, Jr., (Shirley) of Memphis, TN, Raymond
and Bobby Horton (Lucy) of Durham, NC, and 21 grandchildren,
26 great grandchildren, 5 great-great grandchildren and a host
of extended family members and friends who will miss her. A
very special friend Effie Jones who is the daughter of Martha
Dockery her late best friend for many years.
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