Charlie Will Thornton

Mr. Charlie Will Thornton Sr., 88, died Nov. 8, 2018, at his Shannon Creek home.


Mr. Thornton was born April 18, 1930, in Goodspring. He was retired from Pulaski Rubber Company and a farmer. He was a member of Pleasant Ridge UMC. He is preceded in death by parents, Forrest Allen and Dorothy Irene Brewer Thornton; brothers, Buford Thornton, Fred Thornton, Clayton Thornton, Odus Thornton; and four great-grandsons.


Funeral services were Nov. 11, 2018, at Pleasant Ridge UMC. Burial was in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. Carr & Erwin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Survivors include wife Sue Thornton of Goodspring; son Chuck Thornton and wife Amy of Dyer; daughters, Pam Thornton Scott and husband Tim, Judy Long and husband Tommy, all of Goodspring, Renee Chisholm and husband Pat of Youngsville, N.C.; brother William Robert (Sweet Pea) Thornton and wife Adena of Lawrenceburg; sister-in-law Evelyn (Tootsie) Thornton of Goodspring; special friends, Joe and Carol Townsend of Anderson, Ala.; grandchildren, Mandy Horsewood, Timmy Scott, Billy Long, Eric Goolsby, Kyle Goolsby, Sarah Catherine Thornton, Siler Thornton; and five great-grandchildren.