James “Jimmy” Harrison Thornton, 58, of Eclectic, passed away November 26, 2018. He was born October 31, 1960. A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 30, 2018, at 2 p.m., at Linville Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Britt Green officiating.
He is survived by his daughter, Amanda Thornton; mother, Linda Thornton Reed; maternal grandmother, Louise Ennis; brother, John Thornton (Rebecca); sister, Amy Dorminey (Mike) and grandchildren, Jay and Luke. He is preceded in death by his father, Joe Thornton; and sister, Frances Ledbetter. Jimmy was a third generation owner and operator of Thornton’s Auto Parts in Eclectic. He enjoyed fishing and buying and selling cars. Online condolences at www.linvillememorial.com.
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