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Petty Officer Robert Lee Horsley Jr. USN,

Petty Officer Robert Lee Horsley Jr. USN,
  • March 2, 1926 - November 23, 2019
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
  • The Charles Webb Center For Disabled Children
    1161 Evergreen Street
    Charleston, SC 29407

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“I also served on the Uss Everett F. Larson DD-830 as the Mailman and remember Robert very well. He would get me meals after a late mail run. God...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Arthur Colson - Eliot, MA

“A true American patriot -part of the greatest generation. RIP PO Robert Lee Horsley Jr. USN ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Jack Grooms

“Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Tyrone Anthony - Fayetteville, NC


Petty Officer Robert Lee Horsley, Jr., USN, (Ret.), 93, of Charleston, South Carolina, widower of Frances Singleton Horsley entered into eternal rest at his residence. His memorial service will be held Saturday, November 30, 2019 in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 1:00 p.m. where the family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. until the time of the service.

Robert was born March 2, 1926 in Newnan, Georgia, son of the late Robert Horsley and Jimmie Lou Rudley Horsley. He was a retired U.S. Navy Petty Officer serving for over 21 years and a retired Investigator with the Charleston City Solicitors Office. He was a member of Morris Street Baptist Church.

He is survived by his son, Robert Lee Horsley, III and Candace of Fayetteville, NC, three daughters, Belinda Hsia of Dayton, OH, Portia Seabrook of Charleston, SC and Dorothy L. White and James of Goose Creek, SC; brothers and sisters; grandchildren, Justin L. Horsley (Wila), Christopher J. White, Alicia Huff and James White, III, LeRoy W. Seabrook, III, Alexander Seabrook, Lelia Hsia, Robert L. Horsley, IV , Latoya Bradley, Catrice Bradley and four great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Charles Webb Center for Disabled Children, 1161 Evergreen Street, Charleston, SC 29407.