Obituary: Katherine L. Horner

March 27, 1926 – December 17, 2020

Katherine L. Horner, 94, of Bedford, passed away Thursday, December 17, 2020, at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital, Bedford. She was born March 27, 1926, in Lawrence County to Orin and Mary (Flynn) Crawford.

She married Edward Horner on Feb. 26, 1945, and he preceded her in death
on Feb. 25, 2016.

Katherine was a homemaker and a member of the Pinhook Christian Church. She enjoyed painting, quilting, and decorating cakes.

Surviving to cherish Katherine’s memory are her daughter, Marsha (Jack) Silvers of Bedford, son, Brian (Tammy) Horner of Paris Crossing; nine grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; several great- great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Katherine was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three children, Michael Horner, Linda New, and John Horner; granddaughter, Cheryl New; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; 3 brothers, Don Crawford, Howard Crawford and Curtis Crawford, in infancy, and sister, Elma Stevens.

A private service for family members is to be held on Tuesday, December 22, 2020, with Bro. Kenny Dalton officiating. Burial will follow at Pinhook Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes of Bedford. Online condolences may be sent to the family at