- Last Updated on 12:16 PM 04/23/12
Larry Baynes Horton Sr. of 5075 Mountain Road, Halifax died Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 70. He was born in Orange County, N.C. on May 21, 1941, the son of the late James Horton and Jessie Walker Horton.
He was married to Ann C. Horton.
Mr. Horton was a member of Second Baptist Church and retired from the Town of South Boston Public Works Department.
Larry Baynes Horton Sr. is survived by his wife, Ann C. Horton, of Halifax; his son, Larry B. “Ben” Horton Jr. and his wife, Marilyn, of Ogden, Utah; daughter Cynthia Landrum Davis and husband Forrest of Vernon Hill; two sons, Howard B. Landrum Jr. and wife Lisa of Vernon Hill and Robert C. Landrum Sr. and wife Cynthia of Danville; two sisters, Clara H. Morgan of South Boston and Jackie H. Snead of Alton; 13 grandchildren, Eliadah Horton, Emahnuel Horton, Larry Horton III, Christopher, Richard and John Whalen, Eric Horton, Serenity Horton, Amanda and Elizabeth Davis, Brandon Landrum, Kristin Landrum and Robert Landrum Jr.; one great-grandchild, Serenity Storm Whalen.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Christopher Horton; one brother, Buddy Horton; and two sisters, Louise H Roberson and Nellie Perkins.
Visitation for Larry Baynes Horton Sr. will be held at Brooks Funeral Home on Monday, April 2, 2012, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and at other times at the home, 5075 Mountain Road, Halifax.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Brooks Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Larry Linderman officiating. Burial will follow at Halifax Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences may be made at www.brooksfhinc.com.