Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Tom Marshall Thornton Jr., who passed away peacefully Jan. 29, 2014, at Sunset Villa Nursing Home. Dr. Bob Phillips will officiate.
Tom was born in Roswell, June 14, 1928, to Tom Marshall Thornton Sr. and Alva Virginia Butler Thornton. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Raymond Thornton; cousin, Buddy Butler; and nephew, Ted Williams.
Tom is survived by his sister, Ruby M. McShan; lifelong friends: Login to read more