OLLIE M. THORNTON, MT. OLIVE, MS

OLLIE MABEL THORNTONMT. OLIVE, MS

Ollie Mabel Thornton, 76, of Mount Olive, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2013. Born September 24, 1936, she was a daughter of the late Saolman and Maxie (Graves) White.

Ollie is survived by: her husband, of 58 years, Jimmy Thornton; two sons Jimmy D. "Buddy" Thornton, and Jeff (Lanell) Thornton, both of Mt. Olive; one daughter, Donna Sue (Mike) Ward of Collins; three brothers, Ray White, Jerry White, and Jackie White, all of Mt. Olive; and four sisters, Lou Ethel Alread of Star, Mary Alice Evans of Prentiss; Billie O'Neal and Carolyn Bush, both of Mt. Olive. Other survivors include: four grandchildren, Scott (Ann) Ward, Amy Ward Owens, Jessica (Kayla) Thornton, and Carla Upton, and four great grandchildren, Joseph Tipton, Kyle McCormick, Braden Owens, and Ayden Ward.

Ollie is preceded in death by: one son, Howard Gay Thornton; one brother, Archie White; one sister, Bobbie Kukor, and two grandchildren, Jody Davis and Brad Owens.

Arrangements were entrusted to Tutor Funeral Home. Visitation will be held 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at Tutor Funeral Home in Magee. Services will be 11:00 am Wednesday, May 1, 2013 in Tutor Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow at Calvary Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Mize. Rev. Tommy Walker officiating.