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Clinton Thorne Jr.

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Clinton Thorne Jr. Obituary

Mr. Clinton Thorne, Jr., affectionately known as “Junie”, entered eternal life on February 7, 2019 at his residence.  Clinton was born January 8, 1948 in Dinwiddie, VA, to Agnes Thorne and Clinton Thorne, Sr. 


He was a member of Little Bethel Baptist Church, Stony Creek, VA.  Junie was a product of the Dinwiddie County Public Schools. He was employed at the following: Brenco, M. W. Gill, Rays Auto Supply, Dinwiddie School Transportation and he retired from Ragsdale Building Supply.


He was preceded in death by his father, Clinton Thorne, Sr.; grandparents, Clinton and Jane Thorne and Fed and Anna Pulley; sisters, Agnes Ann Thorne and Melinda Roberts; brother, James Lee “Ski” Thorne.


Clinton leaves to cherish his memory the mother of his children, Bertha Jones Thorne; a very special friend, Thelma Jarratt; his children, Jacqueline Williams, Clinton Thorne III, Anthony Thorne and Jeff Rhodes; his loving and devoted grand children and great grandchildren; mother, Agnes Pulley Thorne of Dinwiddie; brother, Robert Thorne, Sr. (Arlene) of Prince George; sister-in-law, Michelle W. Thorne; brother-in-law, Pastor William H. Roberts, Jr. (Valerie) of Hopewell; aunts, Bernice Harvell and Susie P. Allen; uncles, Willard Pulley and Eddie Pulley (Pearl); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Services will be held 1:00 P.M., Friday, February 15, 2019 at the Chapel of J. M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc., 102 South Avenue, Petersburg, VA, Pastor Williams H. Roberts, Jr., of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Hopewell, eulogist.  The interment to follow at Wilkerson Memorial Cemetery.


The family will assemble 12:00 Noon the day of the service and will also receive friends at 10702 Quaker Road, Dinwiddie, VA.


J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc., 102 South Avenue, Petersburg, VA, (804) 732-8911, www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com

Published in J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc. on Feb. 9, 2019
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