Sally Elizabeth Cummings Horne

August 24, 1938 - May 21, 2016
Sally Elizabeth Cummings Horne

Sally Elizabeth Cummings Horne, 77, of Wilmington, went home to the Lord on Saturday, May 21, 2016. She was the beloved wife of Harold I. Horne.

Sally was born in Aberdeen, NC, on August 24, 1938 and had worked as a telemetry technician in the Cardiology Department of New Hanover Regional Medical Center until her retirement. She was a member of the God’s House of Praise in Leland

Besides her husband Harold, Sally leaves her sons, Michael Douglas Ward, Glenn Douglas Ward, Ricky Allen Ward, and Christopher Brian Ward, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul Edgar and Mary Florence Wilson Cummings, her daughters, Deborah Jean Ward and Patricia Sue Smith, her sons, Bobby Eugene Ward, Donald Lane Ward, and Ronald Lane Ward, and 3 brothers.

Her visitation will be Wednesday, May 25, 2016, from 1 to 2 p.m. with funeral services beginning at 2 p.m. with Pastor Earl Hewett officiating. Burial will follow in Oleander Memorial Park.

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  • May 23, 2016
    Sharon Horne Mathis lit a candle:
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  • May 23, 2016
    R. Faust says:
    My thoughts are with Mr. Harold, children and family of Mrs. Sally, may your many memories bring you comfort today and in the days to come. May your prayers bring you the peace of God with His promise to guard the heart. Philippians 4:6,7 My sincere condolence to all of you.

  • May 23, 2016
    Gary & Sue Marker says:
    Glenn & family very sorry for your loss... Our prayers are with you and the family.. She would want you all to be strong and know she is with the lord in the heavenly home and will be resting in piece..

  • May 23, 2016
    Robert Jenkins says:
    We were so sad to hear about your lose Harold. We always enjoyed seeing you and Sally on our weekend Meals on Wheels. Our prayers are with you. Ann and Robert - Weekend Meals on Wheels