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Linda Thornton

October 28, 1955 ~ January 14, 2018 (age 62)

Mrs. Linda Thornton, age 62 of Fayette, passed away Sunday, January 14, 2017 at her residence. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 11-A.M. from Nelson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Fayette Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6-8 P.M. at the funeral home. Survivors include her husband: Ulyses Grant Thornton Jr., son: Ulyses Grant Thornton III (Jessica), daughter: Chasity Thornton Hollis (Rodney), brother: David Sanford (Bobbie), sisters: Rose Whitson (Milford), Pat White (Sonny), Janice Files (Terrell), grandchildren: Heather Moore Swindle (Chase), Erica Moore, Haley Craig (Joseph), Hanna Hollis, Hallie Hollis, Haven Hollis, and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents: James Charlie Sanford  and Rose Joyce Skipper Sanford, sister: Sarah Ann Sanford, brothers: James Charlie Sanford Jr., and Timothy Allen Sanford. 

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