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Grady Thornton

Grady Thornton, 93, of Crystal Springs, passed away June 20, 2022. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs handled arrangements.
Mr. Thornton was a lifelong resident of Copiah County. He owned and operated Thornton Tire and Auto for over 35 years. Mr. Thornton was a U.S. Air Force veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George W. and Bammer Hall Thornton; and his wife of 71 years, Bonnie Edwards Thornton.
He is survived by his son, Richard Thornton, of Rincon, Ga.; daughter, Debbie Turnage, of Crystal Springs; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.