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Roxboro, NC, 27573
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Obituary
Pearl Wade Horton
February 14, 1928 - April 07, 2019
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Visitation
Tuesday April 09, 2019, 2-3PM
Warren's Grove United Methdodist Church
1511 Wesleyan Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
 
Service
Tuesday April 09, 2019, 3PM
Church Service
Warren's Grove United Methdodist Church
1511 Wesleyan Road
Roxboro, NC 27574
Pearl Wade Horton, 91, of Roxboro, died Sunday, April 7, 2019 at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham. Born in Person County, Mrs. Horton was the daughter of the late Marvin and Lula Gentry Wade and wife of the late Julian C. Horton. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, John, Floyd, and Thomas Wade; her sisters Myrtle Chambers and Corrina Coates; and a granddaughter, Beth Horton. Pearl worked many years at the Fo-Acre manufacturing plant and her "retirement" job at Rose's Department Store, where she made many friends.

Mrs. Horton is survived by three sons Don and fiancÚ, Jean Spivey of Apex, Greg and wife, Wanda (McKay), Tim and Wife, Wanda (Duncan) of Roxboro; one daughter, Vickie Horton Carver of Burlington; seven grandchildren: John Horton, Michele Nowell, Adam Horton, Casey Horton, Kristi Horton, David Gentry and Sarah Pratt; seven great-grandchildren: Cameron and Connor Horton, Nathane Nowell, Hudson and Aria Horton, Julian and Julius Wimbush; one step-grandson, Bryan Arrowood.

Funeral services will be held 3PM, Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at Warren's Grove United Methodist Church by the Rev. Ann Benson and Dr. M. David Chambers. Burial will follow in the Wade Family Cemetery. Visitation will be held 2-3PM Tuesday at Warren's Grove United Methodist Church prior to the service and at other times at the home of Tim & Wanda Horton, 1516 Hester Store Rd., Roxboro.

Pallbearers will be grandsons and great-grandsons Cameron Horton and Nathane Nowell. Honorary pallbearer will be great-grandsons Connor Horton and Bryan Arrowood.

Memorials may be made to Warren's Grove United Methodist Church Building Fund, c/o Evelyn Duncan, 2882 Burlington Rd., Roxboro, NC 27574, Antioch Baptist Church, P.O. Box 185, Timberlake, NC, 27583.