Mr. Danny Joe Hornsby
Mr. Danny Joe Hornsby, 82, of Grantville, Ga., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. He was born in Haralson County, Ga., to the late, R.V. & Zara Nancy (Womack) Hornsby. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his sister, Joyce Ashmore; and brother, James W. Hornsby.
Mr. Hornsby was a member of Westside Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was wounded and spent three months in an Army hospital in Japan. Afterward he returned to Camp Gordon for six months and was discharged with total disability.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.mckoon.com.
He is survived by his wife, Wynell Hornsby of Grantville; children, Nancy (Howard) Walston of Grantville, Juanita Pope of Newnan & Roger (Missy) Hornsby of Hogansville. He is also survived by six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, Sept. 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the McKoon Funeral Home chapel. Funeral service will be Friday, Sept. 13 at 3 p.m. in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, Ga., with Dr. Melvin Payne & Pastor Alton Midgett, Jr. officiating. Interment will follow in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-253-4580