Cover photo for Gloria Horton's Obituary
Gloria Horton Profile Photo
1969 Gloria 2021

Gloria Horton

December 31, 1969 — July 20, 2021

Gloria Oliver Horton, 81, of Tappahannock passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. She was a member of Nomini Baptist Church, Montross and worked in retail sales for over 40 years . She was preceded in death by her husband Robert L. Horton and a grandson, John Robert “JT” Thomas.

Gloria is survived by her three daughters Karen Horton of Williamsburg, Kelly Williams (Gregg) of Midlothian and Kathy Balderson (Keith) of Tappahannock; one brother Hoke Oliver of Hampton; eight grandchildren Kyle Rose, Matthew Williams, Blake Balderson, Allison Williams, Samantha Rose, Jessica Ayers, Alex Balderson and Drew Balderson; three great-granddaughters Coraline Rose, Juliette Thomas and River Ayers and her devoted caregivers with Riverside Hospice.

A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 26, 2021 in the Faulkner Funeral Homes, Marks-Bristow Chapel, Tappahannock.

Memorial contributions may be made to Special Olympics Virginia, 3212 N Skipwith Rd STE 100, Richmond, VA 23294.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Gloria Horton, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, July 26, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Faulkner Funeral Homes, Marks-Bristow Chapel

206 North Church Lane, Tappahannock, VA 22560

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree