Avonel Morris Horne

Avonel Morris Horne, age 71, of Loganville, died Thursday, June 21, 2007 at her daughters home on St. Simons Island. Mrs. Horne was a native of Glynn County and was a member of the 1953 graduating class of Glynn Academy. She went to South Georgia College then graduated from Georgia Teachers College (now Georgia Southern University). She then attended Georgia State University where she obtained her Masters degree and six year specialist degree in Business Education. She taught in several public school systems including Glynn Academy, Charlton County High, and Cross Keys High School in Atlanta. She also taught at the college level at Brunswick College, Clayton State College, and Gwinnett Tech prior to her retirement. She was preceded in death by her parents, S.F. and Ilene Horne of Brunswick. She is survived by a daughter, Lynn (Curtis) McCarthy, St. Simons Island; one son, Jody (Kim) Horne, Grayson, GA, and four grandchildren; Tyler Horne, Kathryn Horne, Garrett Horne and Rose Marie McCarthy. Visitation will be held Sunday, June 24th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral services will be Monday at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home with Reverend Jimmy Crandall and Reverend Tommy McMillan officiating. Active pallbearers will be Harry Clark, Tommy Dunham, Dave Esmonde, Donald Gleaton, Gene Godley, Don Jones, and Larry Morris. Honorary pallbearers will be the Glynn Academy class of 1953. Burial will follow in Brunswick Memorial Park Cemetery. Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home of Brunswick, GA is in charge of arrangements.