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James Thornton

James Austin "Jimmy" Thornton

June 28, 1945 - June 4, 2019
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Obituary

Mr. James Austin “Jimmy” Thornton, 73, of Tallassee, passed away June 4, 2019. He was born June 28, 1945.

Funeral service will be Friday, June 7, at 11:00 am at Bethlehem East Baptist Church with Rev. Gene Bridgman officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery with Rev. Rick Dorley officiating, Linville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory directing. Visitation will be prior to the service beginning at 9:00 am at Bethlehem East Baptist Church.

Jimmy worked in the timber management for over 40 years. He is survived by his wife, Elaine Dean Thornton; sons, Dave (Debra) Thornton, Charles Thornton and Jason (Christi) Thornton; daughters, Dawn (Michael) Pilgreen, Deana (Matt) Hamm, Mona Windham Hamilton and Kim Windham (Jim) Thornton; thirteen grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Condolences may be posted at www.linvillememorial.com.

Linville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory
Eclectic, Alabama

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    June 7, 2019 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    When
    June 7, 2019 9:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Bethlehem East Baptist Church
    Address
    7561 Upper River Rd
    TALLASSEE, AL 36078
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    June 7, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    June 7, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Bethlehem East Baptist Church
    Address
    7561 Upper River Rd
    TALLASSEE, AL 36078
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Rev. Gene Bridgman
  • Interment

    Location
    Rose Hill Cemetery
    Address
    960 N. Ann Avenue
    TALLASSEE, AL 36078
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arthur lindsay

Posted at 04:06pm
jimmy was a real cowboy from the old school of family morals ethics and to give a hand to help anyone in need. he will be missed by many. May God Bless His Family.
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Tim & Donna Bradley

Posted at 09:14pm
When you speak of him, speak not with tears, for thoughts of him should not be sad. Let memories of the times you shared give you comfort.
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