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James (Jimmy) Edward Thornton Jr.

August 5, 1959 ~ October 17, 2017 (age 58)

James (Jimmy) Edward Thornton Jr.

Sylacauga, AL - Funeral service for James (Jimmy) Edward Thornton Jr., 58, will be Friday, October 20, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Radney-Smith Chapel with Rev. Lee Walton officiating. Burial will be in Shelvin Rock Cemetery in Sylacauga, AL.

Mr. Thornton died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at his residence. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Howard and Helen Thornton; grandparents, Kenneth and Mary Lou McElwee; brother, William Kenneth Thornton; and son, Brandon Scott Thornton.

He is survived by his wife, Carla Thornton; daughter, Ashley (Kirby) Potts of Sylacauga, AL; mother, Carol Harris of Sylacauga, AL; father, Edward Thornton Sr. of Dadeville, AL; and his aunt, Pam (Jim) Rogers of Brownsboro, AL.

Visitation will be Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga, AL will direct the services.

 Service Information

October 19, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Radney-Smith Funeral Home
320 N. Elm Ave.
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Funeral Service
October 20, 2017

11:00 AM
Radney-Smith Chapel
320 N Elm Ave
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Interment following funeral service
October 20, 2017

Shelvin Rock Cemetery
1560 Shelvin Rock Rd
Sylacauga, Alabama 35151

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