Martha Jane Hornback



Martha (Martie) Jane Hornback passed away with peace and grace at her home with her family at her side. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 68 years, Forrest Lee Hornback, her bother Patrick Patterson and her Granddaughter Susan Hornback.

A native of Kentucky, she was an avid UK basketball fan. A devoted military wife and mother, she also owned a retail business and worked in real estate. She was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church of Myrtle Beach for many years. She enjoyed entertaining friends and hosting family holidays at her house.

Survivors include: two sons, David L. Hornback and wife, Kaye of Lexington, KY and Michael F. Hornback and wife, Kathie of Concord, NC; one daughter, Sarah Beth Hatchell of Lake Ridge, VA; two granddaughters, Shannon Vance and Jennifer Weakland and husband Daryl; three great-granddaughters, Lauren Vance, Sarah Hornback and Ansley Weakland.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, October 7th at First Presbyterian Church,1300 North Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: First Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 70127, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572.

Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.