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Greg J. Thornton, 57


Passed Away: 01/23/2013


Mr. Greg J. Thornton, age 57, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Grady Mae Thornton; and sister, Jean Thornton. He is survived by his wife of eleven years, Loretta Abernathy Thornton, Lawrenceville, GA; sons and daughter-in-law, Gregory Thornton, Buford, GA, Jeremy and Amber Thornton, Snellville, GA and Ronnie White, Buford, GA; three grandchildren, Shania Thornton, Isaiah Thornton and Mercy Thornton; sisters and brother-in-law, Linda and Charlie Thomas, Buford, GA, Wanda Thornton and Lynn Thornton; brother and sister-in-law, Pete and Jessica Thornton, Buford, GA; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Mr. Thornton was born November 21, 1955 in Buford, GA. He was a 1974 graduate of Buford High School in Buford, GA. He worked for Brownlee’s Furniture in Lawrenceville, GA for eleven years. He was a member and deacon of Faith Free Full Gospel Church in Buford, GA.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 28, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with remains placed in state at 2:30 p.m. with Pastor Randy Stamper officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday afternoon from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.
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