Mildred Griffith Thorton

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Mildred Griffith Thornton, 94, went to her heavenly home on August 13, 2016. She was a member of Fairview Heights Northside Baptist Church. She is survived by her three sisters, Violet Brooks, of Alexandria, Almedia Phillips (William), of Leatherwood, and Nancy Ralston, of Alexandria, and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband, Gene Thornton; parents, Lue and Nannie Lou Griffith; brothers, L.R. Griffith, Paul Griffith and Emmie Griffith; sisters, Ruth McCurry, Cleo Dodd, Elizabeth Rogers and Nora Deering. The family will receive friends today, August 16, 2016, from 12-2 p.m. at Gray Brown-Service Mortuary. A funeral service will be held afterwards at 2 p.m. with Pastor Chris Connell officiating. Burial will follow at Anniston Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Roscoe Griffith, Ronnie Henderson, Mike Dodd, Cary Snelling, Terry Brooks, Leon Dodd, Frank Dodd and Sammy McCurry. Honorary pallbearers will be Jack Reid, Bennett Hinds, Kermit Hinds and Tommy Strickland. Online condolences may be made at
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Gray Brown-Service Mortuary
1329 Wilmer Ave
Anniston, AL 362014651
(256) 236-3441
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Published in The Anniston Star on Aug. 16, 2016
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