Duwayne Hornback


Duwayne E. Hornback, 73, of Columbus, passed from this life at 9:16 a.m. Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.

Mr. Hornback retired in 2003 from Ventra Corporation where he had worked for 20 years.

He was a member of Ogilville Christian Church.

The funeral will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Martin E. Wright officiating.

Family and friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. to time of service Friday at the funeral home.

Burial will be at Hawcreek Baptist Cemetery in Hope.

Online condolences and special memories may be shared with the Hornback family at barkesweaverglick.com.

Mr. Hornback was born in Columbus, April 10, 1943. He was the son of Ralph E. and Violet L. Stockhover Hornback.

He married, Sylvina I. Walters, April 13, 1972.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years; his children, Michael (Ivy) Hornback of Columbus, Michele Hornback of Columbus, Luther Hornback of Columbus, Tony Hornback of Mississippi and Bobby Hornback of Indiana; a brother, Paul (Betty) Hornback of Edinburgh; sisters, Sandra (James) Harrison of Columbus, Pamela Joan (Wayne) Taulman Jr. of Columbus, Lana (Glen) Gearries of Columbus and Marcia Hornback of Columbus; and his grandchildren, Clayton Dean Hornback, Sylvia Hornback, Isabelle Hornback, Tobi Lynn Lambert, Alec B. Hornback, Anna Grace (Ben) Croucher and Zayden B. Hornback.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Beverly Mace.