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Brenda Faye Horton, 67, 1219 Horton Road, Unicoi, died Thursday, March 24, 2011, at the Johnson City Medical Center.
Mrs. Horton was born August 18, 1943 in Moultrie, Ga. She was the daughter of the late Marvin and Lillian Hawkins Tucker.
She was a retired employee of Baxter Pharmaceuticals. Mrs. Horton was a member of Unicoi United Methodist Church. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and sister.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by one sister, Joann Massingill and one brother, David Lamar Tucker.
Survivors include her loving husband of 49 years, James Taylor Horton Jr.; son: Johnny Horton, of the home; brother and sister-in-law: Jimmy Vernon and Nancy Tucker, of Unicoi; several nieces and nephews; several sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law.
Funeral services were held Sunday, March 27, from the Unicoi Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mike Pinner and the Rev. Todd Kingrea officiating.
Interment was Monday, March 28, at McLaughlin Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were George Horton, Pete Lonon, Matthew Bailey, Paul McLaughlin, Jimmy Tucker, and Don Plemons.
Unicoi Funeral Home, was in charge.