FRANKLINTON —Margaret Horton Pace, 74, died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011 at Franklin Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, at Ebenezer United Methodist Church cemetery, with the Rev. Clyde Waiden officiating.

She was the daughter of the late Henry and Veva Tant Horton and was the widow of the late Robert William Pace Jr. She spent most of her life in the Franklinton/Mitchiner’s Crossroads area.

Surviving: son, Robert William Pace III of Franklinton; daughters, Linda Pace Davis (Paul) of Youngsville and Becky Pace Holder (Joey) of Franklinton; brothers, Bobby Horton (Donna) of Wendell and Billy Horton of Middlesex; sister, Thelma Worley (Earl) of Selma; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sisters and one brother.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Ebenezer United Methodist Church, c/o Janie Faulkner, 212 N. Main St., Franklinton, NC 27525.

The Pace family is under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Home, Franklinton Chapel. Online memorials:, select obituaries.