AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Emma Tuten Hornsby, 83 entered into rest on Saturday January 21, 2006 at St. Joseph Hospital. Funeral Services will be held 3:00PM Tuesday, January 24, 2006 at Bible Deliverance Church, 1857 Fenwick St, Augusta, with Dr. H.K. McKnight, Dr. Kelly McKnight, and Rev. Brian Cowart officiating . The body will lie in state from 2 until service time at the church Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Deans Bridge Road, Augusta. Pallbearers will be Wil Hogan, George Tuten , Billy Tuten, Tommy Tuten, Grover Tuten, Ronnie Tuten, Jessie Hornsby, Jr. and William Hornsby. Mrs. Hornsby was a member of Bible Deliverance Church and was formerly employed with Hollingsworth Fine Products for over 40 years. Survivors include her husband Jessie Hornsby; daughter and son-in-law, Patsy (Larry) Peterson, Thomson; sisters, Evelyn Siebold and Ruby Brown, both of Arkansas; brother, Ralph Newman, Chicago; stepchildren, Jessie, Glen, Milton, Gene and Elizabeth; grandchildren, Angela Gibson and Teri Hogan; five great-grandchildren; she is also survived by a number of step grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The Augusta Chronicle January 24, 2006