About An Amazing Life|Help

Erma Dean
Thornton (McElroy)

August 21, 1925 – February 2, 2019

Share this tribute
Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton Erma Dean Thornton
Memorial Candles Lit for Erma Dean | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Culpepper Funeral Home

Obituary for Erma Dean Thornton (McElroy)

Print
Mrs. Erma Dean Thornton, 93, of the Friendship Community, passed away February 2, 2019.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, February 6th at Culpepper Funeral Home Chapel; burial to follow at New Salem Cemetery in Hesterville. Visitation will be 5:00 – 7:00 pm Tuesday and 12:00 noon until service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Dr. Gary Thornton will officiate.
Mrs. Thornton was a member of Friendship Methodist church. She was a Homemaker.
She is survived by sons, Roger (Mary Jane) Thornton, Tommy (Denise) Thornton, Rickey (Stacie) Thornton, Tim (Sandra) Thornton; daughters, Deana Doylette Veazey, Diane (Billy) Hambrick; brother, O.D. McElroy; 13 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; 4 step great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchild; 2 step great great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Oliver Hazzard and Erma Curtis McElroy; husband, Doyle Thornton; brothers, Curtis, Carl and Paul McElroy; sister, Loreen Williams.

To send flowers to the family of Erma Dean Thornton (McElroy), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

First Visitation

When Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location
- Culpepper Funeral Home
Address
11748 Hwy 35 North
Kosciusko, MS

Second Visitation

When Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location
- Culpepper Funeral Home
Address
11748 Hwy 35 North
Kosciusko, MS

Service Information

When
Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 2:00pm
Officiating
Dr. Gary Thornton
Location
- Culpepper Funeral Home Chapel
Address
11748 Hwy 35 North
Kosciusko, MS

Interment Information

Location
New Salem Cemetery
Address
Attala Co Rd 3217
West, MS 39192