Modera Horne

CJ-1030-OBIT-Horne-MUGPONTOTOC – Modera Anne Wheeler Horne, 80, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013 at Sunshine Health Center in Pontotoc. She was born March 3, 1933, to Cleve and Madie Harbin Wheeler, in Woodland.

She worked in a glove factory and in later years volunteered as a Pink Lady at Trace Regional Hospital, earning a “2000 Hours of Service” pin. She lived in Houston for a number of years before moving to Pontotoc.

She was a Nazarene.

Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, at Southern Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Wesley Chapel Cemetery. Bro. Scott Samuell will officiate.
Survivors include one daughter, Julia Ann Griffin of Pontotoc; one grand-daughter Samantha Ray of Pontotoc; two grandsons, Robert Voyles of Ecru and Jeffery Seele of Roanoak, Va.; five great-grandchildren, Celina Ray, Summer Ray and Sharon Ray, Lauren Voyles and Hunter Voyles; five brothers, R.C. Wheeler of Houston, Bobby Wheeler of Baldwin, J.D. Wheeler of May, Texas, Jimmy Dale Wheeler, of Texas; four sisters, Ruby Lowe of Nashville, Tenn., Martha Faye Robertson of Mt. Juliet, Tenn., Peggy Cole of Sherman and Brenda Phillips of Elberta, Ala.; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers Randle Wheeler and Robert Wayne Wheeler; and one sister, Alvis Ray.

Visitation will be at Southern Funeral Home from 1 p.m. until service time Sunday.

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