Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Thorntons in:
 • Alpine Cemetery
 • Alpine
 • Clark County
 • Arkansas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Jimmy Don Thornton
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 12, 1958
Clark County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1988
Clark County
Arkansas, USA

Jimmy Don Thornton was born April 12, 1958 to Virginia Roberta Faulkner Thornton and Billy Ray Thornton a high school history teacher and basketball coach. He was born in Mena, Arkansas. He is survived by brother Billy Bob Thornton (1955) and a younger brother, John David (1969).

Jimmy Don was the grandson of Otis Thornton, a Forest Ranger and Gertrude Barrett.

A musician and songwriter, Jimmy Don worked in San Francisco, CA as a chef at the Hard Rock Cafe. Two of his songs, 'Emily' and 'Island Avenue' were included on the album 'Edge of the World' in 2003 by his brother, Billy Bob.

Jimmy Don died of heart failure on October 3, 1988.

Information submitted by Judi Fryer 
Alpine Cemetery
Clark County
Arkansas, USA
Maintained by: Lee Manning
Originally Created by: Herald
Record added: Mar 30, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8576334
Jimmy Don Thornton
Added by: stacey walker
Jimmy Don Thornton
Added by: Barbara Baker Anderson
Jimmy Don Thornton
Added by: jollyark
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Marking your recent 'Angel Day'
- Judi Fryer
 Added: Oct. 17, 2014
As your 'earthly' Birthday nears ~~~
- Judi Fryer
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014
Be at Peace dear will never be forgotten :)
- Teresa Allen
 Added: Nov. 13, 2013
There are 10 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service