Wm. F. Horne, Jr.

Driven by a passion for his clients, his community, and his staff, Billy has been committed to the professional accounting industry for 43 years. Serving as Managing Partner for WFH, he is described as “an excellent resource for knowledge” and “he shares his knowledge with team members at every level.” Billy specializes in institutional health care & reimbursement consulting, estate taxation, and general business advisory with certifications and special designations from the Fellow Health Care Financial Management Association and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Billy’s vision centers on the need to find solutions for his clients. He believes client services are “of the utmost importance” and strives to become intimately knowledgeable about their business and accounting needs.

His studies began at Jones County Junior College, where he earned an Associate of Arts degree and later served as an instructor. He furthered his studies in accounting The University of Southern Mississippi, earning a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.

With boundless energy and a drive for success, Billy has not only managed WFH, but has stayed actively involved in his community. A loyal resident of Laurel, MS, since 1952, he and his wife Jackie have raised their two children in the town they love. A member of the Laurel Rotary Club, and having served as President in the past, he has twice been awarded the coveted Paul Harris Fellow Award for his dedication.  Currently serving as Treasurer and an inactive Elder, Billy is also a devoted member of his church.

In his free time, Billy enjoys the activities of a Mississippi outdoorsman, including sports, boating, and fishing. A special love and enthusiasm is dedicated to his pastime of aviation. Last but not least, Billy and his wife Jackie are very proud of their two grandsons and granddaughter, all of whom they enjoy spending their time and energy with.

Mississippi CPA License #1545
 
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Mississippi Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Health Care Financial Management Association

COMMUNITY MEMBERSHIPS

One Hundred Club of Jones County

  • Past President

Laurel Rotary Club

  • Past President

Mississippi Chapter of the American Heart Association

  • Past Vice President
  • Past State Campaign Chairman

American Red Cross

  • Past Board Member

Wm. F. Horne, Jr.
Managing Partner
E: wfhjr@wfhorne-co.com
P: (601) 649-5207