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.
Sign Up and Save
Get six months of free digital access to The News & Observer
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