Joyce Ann Oglesby Thornton, 75, died Monday, July 16, 2012. She was born Aug. 16, 1936, in Furlow to Jay and Blanche Oglesby.

She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant twin sister, Lois Oglesby; a sister, Bonnie Oglesby Curtis, and a great-granddaughter, Emily Grace Carson.

Survivors include her husband, Bobby R. Thornton of North Little Rock; her children, Terry Carson and husband Ricky of Cabot and Sherry Duran and husband Mike of Holland; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and seven siblings, Donald Oglesby of Cabot, Carolyn Oglesby Staley and husband Fred of Cabot, Brenda Oglesby Tullos and husband Bob of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Donna Oglesby Sowell and husband George of Beebe, Sandra Oglesby White and husband Jessie of Fort Smith, Sue Oglesby Ball of Cabot and Billy J. Oglesby of Hickory Plains.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 19, 2012, at Mount Carmel Cemetery with Pastor Greg Armstrong officiating. Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 18 at Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home.

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