2013-08-07 / Obituaries


Mrs. Earlean Bass Horne was born Feb. 26, 1932 to Portis Bass and Jeffery Mae Creighton Bass in Grove Hill, AL. She departed this life August 4 at her home.

Mrs. Horne confessed Christ at an early age and united with Indian Ridge Baptist Church of Whatley. She later united with Burning Bush Ministry of Grove Hill.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis Horne, and to this union 10 children were born; four preceded her in death, Gracie Mae, Lewis C., Jennifer, and Cherlynn Horne. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, L.C. Bass and Earl Lee Bass, and one sister, Doris Robinson.

She leaves to cherish her precious memory, one very devoted son, Ricky (Vivian) Horne of Daleville, AL; five devoted daughters, Lucinda (Butch) Horne of Whatley, AL; Bessie (Larry) Pugh of Grove Hill, AL; very devoted daughter, Patricia Horne of Whatley, AL; Earldean Law and Myra (Patrick) Bailey, both of Petersburg, VA; 20 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

Viewing Saturday, Aug. 10, 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service at Indian Ridge Baptist Church, Whatley; Rev. Johnny Lynum, pastor. Burial in the church cemetery. Condolences to the family at www.viewobit.com. Services entrusted to Andrews Funeral Home, Jackson.

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