Attis E. Thornton, 73, died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013. He was a resident of Greenwood.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Thornton; two sons, Steve (Shelia) and Jeff Thornton; a brother, Dennie (Eva) Thornton; and two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jessie Elbert and Esther (Foley) Thornton; and a grandchild.
The funeral will be at noon today at G.H. Herrmann Greenwood Funeral Home at The Gardens at Olive Branch, 1605 S. State Road 135. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time today at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.