Faye Barden Horton, 89, died Wednesday. A native of Johnston County she was daughter to the late Mr. and Mrs. Walter Leon & Clyde Smith Barden.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Horton. Faye worked for many years at A. J. Richardson Food Brokeage Company. She was a dedicated and faithful member of Samaria Baptist Church for many years and was loved by everyone who met her.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Penny Horton of Alto, NM; sister, Virginia Morton of Rocky Mount; grandchildren, Troy D. Horton (Rachel), Kim D. Horton; numerous nieces and nephews.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to Samaria Baptist Church, General Budget Fund, 3621 Poole Rd., Raleigh, NC 27610.
Funeral service 2 pm Friday, Samaria Baptist Church with visitation from 1 -2 pm prior to the service. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net