George H. Thornton

George H. Thornton

George H. Thornton, age 65, of Five Points, Tenn., passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Crockett Hospital in Lawrenceburg, Tenn. He was a native of Carbon Hill, Ala., retired from Murray Ohio, and a member of Five Points Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by one son, Shawn Thornton, and one great-grandson, Blade Brewer.

He is survived by

wife, Pam Thornton, Five Points, Tenn.; mother,

Callie Thornton, Russellville, Ala.; one daughter,

Heather Owens, Lawrenceburg, Tenn.; three brothers, John Thornton, Russellville, Ala., James Thornton, Birmingham, Ala., and David Thornton, Phil Campbell, Ala.; one sister,

Melinda Thornton, Russellville, Ala.; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Herb and Ruby Mosley, Five Points, Tenn.; one brother-in-law,

Jeff Mosley, Five Points, Tenn.; six grandchildren; and

two great-grandchildren.

Arrangements are being handled by Neal Funeral Home, 231 N. Military Ave., Lawrenceburg, Tenn. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Neal Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at Neal Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Friday, April 25, 2014, with Nathan Holloway officiating. Interment will follow at Bonnertown Cemetery in Bonnertown, Tenn. Family suggests memorials be made to the . Condolences may be sent by way of our website at

Funeral Home

Neal Funeral Home
231 N. Military Lawrenceburg, TN 38464

Published in Florence Times Daily on Apr. 24, 2014