Janet Upshaw Horne, age 84, of Little Rock passed from this life into life everlasting. January 7, 2018 after a long battle with Alzheimers. She was born April 8, 1933 in Lillie, Louisiana and grew up in Spearsville, Louisiana.
Janet was preceded in death by her parents Georgia and Claud Upshaw. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mayo Horne and siblings, Eva Upshaw, Lillian Tucker, Elva Upshaw, Eolian Williams, Ruth Helen Everett, Coy Upshaw, and Larue Lockwood.
She is survived by her two sons, Rex and his wife Becky Horne and Art and his wife, Zina Horne, all of Little Rock; nine grandchildren, Ashley Hooten, Holly Carlisle, Wendy Farrell, Truett Horne, Bethany Horne, Rachel Horne, Rebekah Horne, Brooke Sandlin, and Brandi Bowlin; thirteen great-grandchildren; one sister, Becky McCullin of Monroe, Louisiana and many nieces and nephews.
Janet was a loving mother, grandmother and devoted wife. She will be missed. Janet was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock.
A funeral service will be held on 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Canaan Baptist Church, 502 Canaan Church Road, Spearsville, Louisiana 71277. Interment will follow in Canaan Baptist Church cemetery.