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Veatrice W Whitfield Thornton
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1906
Tennessee, USA
Death: Oct. 27, 1992
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Wife of Claude Everett Thornton.

Children of Veatrice and Claude:
Mary Lou Thornton (Gayle)
Martha Thornton (Hurley)
Claude Everett Thornton, Jr.
Dorothy Thornton (Nash) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jefferson Lafayette Whitfield (1867 - 1937)
  Luellen Matlock Whitfield (1868 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Claude Everett Thornton (1890 - 1949)
 
 Children:
  Mary Lou Thornton Gayle (1928 - 2010)*
  Dorothy June Thornton Nash (1933 - 2015)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Wesley Whitfield (1889 - 1942)*
  Herman Wesley Whitfield (1894 - 1899)*
  Carlie Leeton Whtfield (1895 - 1925)*
  William Brient Whitfield (1897 - 1897)*
  J. B. Whitfield (1897 - 1897)*
  Licila Ann Whitfield (1898 - 1898)*
  Bardie L. Whitfield (1899 - 1900)*
  Bula May Whitfield (1899 - 1900)*
  Jennie L. Whitfield Ward (1901 - 1986)*
  Neely Howard Whitfield (1902 - 1978)**
  Ollie Mason Whitfield (1904 - 1982)*
  Ola Mae Whitfield Dye (1904 - 1994)*
  Veatrice W Whitfield Thornton (1906 - 1992)
  Golden Whitfield (1908 - 1908)*
  Jewel Whitfield (1908 - 1908)*
  Anna Whitfield Henley (1910 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Section 15
 
Maintained by: Valerie Barber
Originally Created by: Janice Oberlin Smarr
Record added: Dec 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62947972
Veatrice W <i>Whitfield</i> Thornton
Added by: Janice Oberlin Smarr
 
Veatrice W <i>Whitfield</i> Thornton
Added by: Janice Oberlin Smarr
 
Veatrice W <i>Whitfield</i> Thornton
Added by: Dale Schaefer
 
 
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I ♥ you and miss you Grandma! I think of you often and treasure the memories I have of you in my heart ~ Love always,Marilyn
- Marilyn Gayle-Salie
 Added: Dec. 19, 2010
 
 
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