John Howell Thrasher(1972 - 2014)

CORINTH – John Howell Thrasher, 42, passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014, at his residence. He was born Jan. 17, 1972, to Hershel and Mamie Hensley Thrasher. He was a Baptist.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 23, at Ripley Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jesse Cutrer and Bro. Brandon Bates officiating. Burial will be in Peoples Cemetery.
He is survived by his grandmothers, Mary Hensley of Walnut and Vergie Thrasher of Corinth; four aunts, Katherine Smith of Counce, Tenn., Carolyn Ray Nelson (Frank) of Atoka, Tenn., Glenda Vandiver of Booneville and Barbara Hall (Jerry) of Dumas; and two uncles, Danny Hensley (Elaine) of Walnut and Chris Hensley (Jessica) of Walnut.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. today at Ripley Funeral Home.
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Published in Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal on Mar. 22, 2014