Doyne Thomas "Bud" Thornton, age 75 of Harrison, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013

He was born Dec. 20, 1937 to Iman and Selma Cole Thornton in North Little Rock.

His parents; daughter, Joy Gail Thornton; and brother, Bill Thornton preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, Reba Baty Thornton; daughter, Staci Thornton; son, J.T. Thornton and wife, Makaylia, of Fayetteville; sisters, Connie Mahoney of Cabot, Donna Williams and Betty Gilliam, both of Jacksonville; two grandchildren, Brittany Harris and husband, Nathan, and Jake Thornton; one great-granddaughter, Gracie Harris.

Funeral services were held Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, Pastor Todd Rogers officiated. Burial followed at Alpena Cemetery.

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