He was born Sept. 20, 1937, in Kingsland to the late Milton Horne and Ernestine Cottle Horne.
Mr. Horne was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert, Lacey and Wilbur Horne.
He is survived by his two sons, Roy Horne Jr. and Sam Horne; two brothers, Buddy Horne and Joe Horne; two sisters, Betty (Wesley) Prescott and Sue Ann (David) McCullough; and nine grandchildren.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, at Homeland Cemetery, with Rev. Sammy Spradley officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard Funeral Home in Folkston.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at the funeral home.