Betty Thornton


Betty Gaskins Thornton  

On August 31, 2018 of Washington, DC, beloved wife of the late Lewis Franklin Thornton and mother of the late Lee Thornton; survived by her daughter, Marilyn Elizabeth Thornton; sister-in-law, Yvonne Thornton Neal; brother-in-law, Leon Thornton; nieces: Barbara Matchey, Charlotte Robinson, Paula Pearson, Patricia Underwood, Shelia Gaskins and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Viewing, 10 a.m. until time of service, 11 a.m., Monday, September 10, 2018 at Michigan Park Christian Church, 1600 Taylor Street, NE, Washington, DC 20017. Interment, Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, DC.
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Funeral Home

Thornton Funeral Home, P.A.
3439 Livingston Road Indian Head, MD 20640
(301) 375-7855

Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 9, 2018