Funeral services for Mrs. Vivian “Bib” Thornton, 95, of
Livingston, Tennessee, will be held at 2:30 P.M. on Sunday,
February 7, 2010, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris
Cemetery in the McCoinsville community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 11 A.M. until
time of services.
She passed away on Thursday, February 4, 2010, at her
niece’s residence in Livingston, TN.
She was born December 1, 1914, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Jim and Winnie Stafford Poston. She was married to
the late R.C. Brown and Lyle Thornton. She was a
department store clerk, and a member of the Church of Christ.
In addition to her husbands and parents, she was preceded in
death by 5 Brothers: Charles, Ladd, Donald, and Buster
Poston, and Harold Stafford; 1 Sister: Grace Burnette; and her
Special Niece: Rose Marie Roe.
Survivors include 1 Sister: Olene West of MI; and several
nieces and nephews.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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