Robert Horton III was born October 15, 1980 to his parents Robert Horton, Jr. and Laurentha Browder in Chicago, IL. He was the second of six children. Affectionately known as Burger, he received Christ at an early age and was baptized while attending New Salem under the leadership of Pastor Charles Hudson, Sr. Robert graduated from Hammond High School in Hammond, IN and later opened his own music studio in Gary, IN called Upgrade. Robert helped so many people to fulfill their dreams. Robert later met and fell in love with Brandy Long and a beautiful baby girl named Brianny Leah Horton was born. She was his pride and joy. He loved making music and he will always be remembered as a kind-hearted, giving and loving man. Robert is preceded in death by his grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Robert Horton, Sr.; grandmother Gwendolyn White; Grandfather Lorenzo McKinney; uncles Reginald and Kenneth Browder and aunt Linda Carraway. He leaves to cherish his memories his daughter Brianny Horton; loving parents Robert Horton, Jr. and Laurentha Browder-Arnold; siblings Linda D. Browder, Laurentha S. Horton, Ricardo (Serita) Horton, Angelo (LaKeya) Arnold, Shinithia Herbert, Cherlene M. Pearson, Jannie Dates, Shalonda Richardson, Jeanai Velez, Cosette Mack and Marcia Mack; grandmother Barbara Arnold; God-granparents Clarence and Valda Lewis; girlfriend Brandy M. Long; Godmothers Arlean Green and Denita Hairston; great aunt Elaine (Robert) Holiday; special brothers and friends Anthony Arnold, Kelton Johnson, Eric Ransom, David Robinson, Stasia, Aaliyah, Vanessa, and Raylin and Lucy and a host of other family and friends.
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