L.E. Thornton, age 84 of Lester, Alabama passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at her home. Mrs. Thornton was born in Anderson, AL on October 10, 1932 to Nick and Victoria Massey.
Mrs. Thornton is survived by her husband, J.W. Thornton of Lester, AL; one daughter, Dana Hill of Lester, AL; two sons, Randall Thornton (Wanda) of Hartselle, AL and Darryl Thornton (Janice) of Rogersville, AL ; seven grandchildren, James Edmond Thornton (Jenn), Arreanna Day (Andrew), Nick Hill (Casey), Colton Hill (Blake), Hunter Hill, Lucas Thornton (Brianne), and Lindsey Smith (Cody); six great-grandchildren, Clark Day, Jensen Day, Wyatt Hill, Alice Hill, Barrett Hill, and Noble Thornton; three sisters, Cora Lee Hood of Anthony Hill, TN, Maggie Gatlin of Minor Hill, TN, and Lela Mae Chambers of Decatur, AL.
Mrs. Thornton was a lifetime member of the Church of Christ, attending Craig's Chapel Church of Christ.
Services for Mrs. Thornton will be Thursday, February 23 at 12:00 at Hester's Chapel Church of Christ. The family will receive friends from 10:00-12:00. Burial will take place in Hester's Chapel Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mrs. Thornton's grandchildren.
Published on February 22, 2017