|Birth: ||Sep. 21, 1924, USA|
|Death: ||Sep. 15, 2000, USA|
Daphine L. Thornton, 75, of Aurora, passed away at her home after a long and courageous battle against cancer on Friday, September 15, 2000. She was born September 21, 1924 in Charleston, WV to the late Gilbert and Laura Morris.
She is survived by her five children, Ruth (Roger Smalley) Thornton, Linda (Timothy) Hall, Harless (Vickey) Thornton, Jr., Edith (Richard) Thompson, and Mary (Henry) Bauer; four sisters, Naomi (Harold) Wegert, Priscilla (Davey) Shamblin, June Estes and Doris Hull; 11 grandchildren, John (Rose) Parsons, Twila (Julius) Clemens, Dwight (Samantha) Waid, Sheila (Pedro) Losoya, William (Trisha) Thornton, Dawn (Robert) Gibson, Heather (Ryan) Schaitel, David Thompson, Jennifer Leffelman, Seth Bauer, Kyle Bauer and 17 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harless Thornton Sr.; four brothers, Theodore Morris, Jack Morris, Buster Morris, Emmit Jones and Viola Bedard; and one grandchild; William Eric Adler.
The Healy Chapel, 332 W. Downer Pl., Aurora will announce memorial services at a later time. Interment will take place at Barrnets Cemetery in Liberty, WV.
For more information, please call 897-9291 or visit ourwebsite at www.healychapel.com
The Aurora Beacon News, Aurora IL
West Virginia, USA
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Sep 16, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5059056
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