August 27, 1932 - January 14, 2022
Coleman Funeral Home of Olive Branch Charles Fay Thorne, 89, of Olive Branch, MS, passed away peacefully at his residence on Friday, January 14, 2022. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., with a service following at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Coleman Funeral Home. Elder Gary Orick will officiate. Interment will take place at a later date at West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery. Charles was born on August 27, 1932 in Tishomingo, MS. Charles enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He used his carpentry skills to make special items for his family. Charles served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. Many will also remember him as a true Ole Miss Rebels fan. Charles is survived by his wife, JoAnn Thorne of Olive Branch; daughter, Kim Scott (Mike) of Collierville, TN and son, Kirby Thorne (Connie) of Olive Branch; brothers, Billy (Shirley) Thorne of Tishomingo and Jerry Thorne of Belmont, MS; four grandchildren, Justin Thorne (Carrie) of Lewisburg MS; Hunter Scott (Sara) of Collierville; Heath Scott of Collierville; Samantha Wilkinson (Bryant) of Olive Branch and four great-grandchildren, Jase Thorne; Acree Jo Thorne; Riley Wilkinson and Nolan Scott. Charles was preceded in death by his parents, Reba and Percy Thorne and three brothers. In lieu of traditional flowers, memorials may be made in his honor to the Ronald McDonald House Charities at www.rmhc-memphis.org. In honor of Charles Thorne's service to our country, the flag of the United States Army will be flown at Coleman Funeral Home the day of the service.
Coleman Funeral Home of Olive Branch Charles Fay Thorne, 89, of Olive Branch, MS, passed away peacefully at his residence on Friday, January 14, 2022. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 from 12:30 p.m. until 2:00... View Obituary & Service Information
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