CHARLES R. HORNE JR.
Charles Richard Horne Jr. passed away November 2, 2018, in Citrus County, Florida, at the age of 79. “Chuck” was born on February 21, 1939, in Richmond, Virginia. Following service in the Air Force, Chuck worked as an adjuster for State Farm. He received a bachelor’s degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and a master’s degree from Virginia State University. He retired from the Colonial Heights School System after many years of teaching. Chuck was an avid sportsman who loved the outdoors and farming at his home in Dinwiddie County, Virginia. Upon his retirement to Florida, he spent his time with great friends, working with real estate and at the American Legion Post 155. Chuck was preceded in death by his father, Charles Richard Horne; and his mother, Margaret Grasberger Horne.
He is survived by his loving wife, Betty; his three children, Heather Deihls (Drew), Jami Davis (Logan) and Charles Coons (Rhonda); his grandchildren, Lillian, Brandon (Ashley), Megan and Nicholas; his siblings, Mary McAninch, Margaret Runyan, James Horne (Anne), Jean Hart and Kenneth Horne (Peggy); and many nieces, nephews and close family friends.
A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, November 9, 2018, at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church, 7310 Squirrel Level Rd., North Dinwiddie, Va. 23805, with reception to follow. Private interment in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Richmond, Va. Arrangements by Bliley’s-Central.