Thursday, December 8, 2022

David “Thomas” Horne, Jr, 45

WILMINGTON — David “Thomas” Horne, Jr, 45, of Wilmington, NC, passed away on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.  He was born on June 10, 1976, in Wilmington, NC, the son of David Thomas Horne, Sr., of Theodore, AL, and Debra (Potter) Horne of Wilmington. 

Thomas grew up on Masonboro Sound, and loved the ocean.  He worked in marine construction for over 20 years.  He loved surfing, fishing and skateboarding.

Thomas is survived by his parents; his children OS2 Tyler Horne (Katheryn) of Gastonia, NC, and Alyson Horne of Gastonia, NC; a grandson, Elijah Horne; grandmother Daisy Potter; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and nephews. Thomas was predeceased by his sisters, Melissa Renee Horne-Post and Shelly Marie Horne.

A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, March 8, 2022, at the Horne Cemetery on Antoinette Drive, near the intersection with Carolina Beach Road.  A gathering of friends and family will follow afterwards at 519 Sea Castle Court, Wilmington.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to a charity or animal rescue of your choice.

Related Articles