Cheryl J. Horn

October 16, 1959 - January 9, 2023

Cheryl J. Horn, 63, of Lumberton, died Monday, January 9, 2023, at Harbor Hospice, Beaumont. She was born October 16, 1959, in Frankfort, Germany, to JoAnne Barrington Larwood and Phillip Larwood.

Cheryl’s love for adventure started in her 20’s when she had a vision to start a new life. Her journey began in Virginia then she made her way to Texas where she found her career as the human resource officer for the Beaumont district of Texas Department of Transportation. Where she stayed and retired for 30 plus years. During that time, she met Lynn Horn and various friends, she was always a free spirit and never met a stranger.

At the age of 35 she welcomed her only child Jordyn into the world. Above all else she cherished being a mother the most. In 2006, Cheryl decided to build a home for herself and her daughter Jordyn. As a single mother, Cheryl wanted to provide the best for her family and though some challenges, she always provided. Her enthusiasm for adventure brought her to many places such as Europe, Colorado, Mexico and United States where she experienced scuba diving, snow skiing, and meeting people of different cultures. Her love for travel sparked an interest in perusing a career as a flight attendant but aside from l traveling her hobbies included interior design, gardening, & 2 stepping to country music which led her to meeting her current partner Tony Legato, where they shared 8 plus years together. Cheryl had great friends and shared many memories. She was God loving, beautiful, and caring. She respected everyone and was a rock for many. Cheryl will be dearly missed by all that new and loved her.

Cheryl is survived by her daughter, Jordyn Horn of Austin; mother, JoAnne Larwood of Leesville, Louisiana; brother, David Larwood of Leesville, Louisiana; numerous nieces, nephews, and other family members; partner, Tony Legato of Beaumont; nephew, Jerry Larwood and his wife, Kylie, of Bunkie, Louisiana; nieces, Helena Holt of Tennessee; and Phillip Larwood of Leadville, Colorado.
She is preceded in death by her father, Phillip Larwood.

A gathering of Ms. Horn’s family and friends will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Saturday, January 14, 2023, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. Interment will take place in Leesville, Louisiana, at a later date.

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 or The Humane Society of Southeast Texas, 2050 Spindletop Avenue, Beaumont, Texas 77705.

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Gathering of Family and Friends

Broussard’s Mortuary Major Dr.
  • 1605, North Major Drive, Beaumont, Texas, 77713,
  • January 14, 2023
  • 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Comments (2)

    Randy+Bertrand says:

    Tony, sorry about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Andy D’Entremont says:

    Tony,
    I’m sorry for your loss. May God grant you peace in this time of sorrow.
    Andy, Joi, Ross, and Chris D’Entremont

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