- Cullman, Alabama

January 15, 2013

Judy Frances King Thornton

Roselawn Funeral Home in Decatur

CULLMAN — Judy Frances King Thornton

Funeral services for Judy Frances King Thornton, 69, of Somerville will be at noon Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel, Chuck Stewart and John Walker officiating, with burial in Decatur City Cemetery.

Roselawn Funeral Home in Decatur is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Thornton died Monday, Jan. 14, at home with family. She was born June 11, 1943, in Morgan County. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ruby and Merle King; a husband, D.W. Thornton; and a sister, Mary Hill.

Survivors include a son, Danny Wayne (Mary) Thornton of Vinemont; two daughters, Cathy Ann (Tim) Jackson and Sherry Thornton, both of Decatur; a special friend, Norman Gatewood of Newport News, Va.; four brothers, Bobby King of Trinity, Tommy King and Jimmy King, both of Decatur, and Billy King of Huntsville; and four grandchildren, Danica Thornton and Micah Thornton, both of Vinemont, and Kimberly Paige Jackson and Ashley Nicole Clemons, both of Decatur.

Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the funeral home.