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Portia Gayle Lewis Thornton
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Birth: Sep. 29, 1957
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jun. 22, 2011
Oak Grove
West Carroll Parish
Louisiana, USA


Cox Funeral Home
Oak Grove, Louisiana.

Funeral services for Portia Gayle Thornton, age 53, of Oak Grove, Louisiana, will be 2:00PM, Saturday, July 2, 2011 at the First Church of God in Oak Grove, Louisiana with Rev. Greg Dunn officiating. Interment will be in the New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery, Monticello, Louisiana. Services are under the direction of Cox Funeral Home.

Visitation will be Friday, July 1, 2011 from 2PM - 9PM at the First Church of God in Oak Grove.

She is preceded in death by her daughters, Katelyn Olivia Thornton and Brittany Noel Thornton; father, Porter Brooke Lewis; niece, Cecilia Canizaro.

Portia is survived by her husband, Larry Thornton of Oak Grove, Louisiana; her children, Jake Thornton and Samantha Thornton, both of Oak Grove, Louisiana; mother, Ruby Laffitte Lewis; three brothers, Danny Lewis of Greenwood, Louisiana, Stephen Lewis of Shreveport, Louisiana, and Eric Lewis of Shreveport, Louisiana; two sisters, Joyce Lewis Canizaro of Shreveport, Louisiana, and Wanda Lewis Williams of Seabrook, Texas.

Pallbearers will be her New Zion Church family and friends. 
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  Katelyn Olivia Thornton (1991 - 2011)*
  Brittany Noel Thornton (1998 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
New Hope Cemetery
East Carroll Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Karen Klemm Pinckard
Record added: Jun 26, 2011
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Portia Gayle <i>Lewis</i> Thornton
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