Rufena Fugate Horne, 92 of Greenville, NC passed away on Thursday, January 21, 2016 in Vidant Medical Center. Mrs. Horne was the daughter of the late Nevada and John Wesley Fugate and was the wife of the late Everett Carl Horne.
Mrs. Horne worked as a registered nurse before her retirement. She assisted with war effort during WWII was an avid Horse Woman and still rode up until her late 80's.
Surviving include her two daughter's Penny Slate and her husband Jim of Greenville, NC and Donna Lynn Horne and her husband Gregory of Maine; her son John Carl Horne of Maine; seven grandchildren: Nevada Horne, David Horne, Jesse Slate, Micah Slate, Matthew Slate, Sarah Slate, and Rebecca Slate; and one great grandchild Olivia Slate.
A private family gathering will be held at their home. Friends may share comments and pictures with the family by visiting www.jimmysawyerfdl.com. Jimmy D. Sawyer Funeral Director Licensee is serving the Horne family.