John Samuel Thornton

Oconee Enterprise
Friday, September 9, 1927
Page One

John Samuel Thornton Died Tuesday Night

John Samuel Thornton, infant son of Mr. And Mrs. Clarence E. Thornton, died at the home of its parents in the Northern part of this county Tuesday night about eleven o'clock.

Funeral services were conducted from the Mars Hill church Wednesday afternoon at four o'clock and interment followed in the Mars Hill cemetery. McDorman-Bridges, of Athens, in charge of arrangements.

Besides its parents the child is survived by its grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. S.S. Cobb and Mrs.Bettie Thornton, all of this county.