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Clarence Albert Thornton

August 6, 1946 ~ May 13, 2020 (age 73)


Clarence Albert Thornton, 73, passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2020. He was born August 6, 1946 in Wilmot, Arkansas to the late William Thornton and Beretha Davis Thornton. Clarence was a retired bus driver with the R.T.A. in Cleveland, Ohio.  

A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at a later date.

He is survived by his daughters, Bethesda Kearney (Jermaine) and Simone Thornton; grandchildren: Caleb Thornton and Brian Stewart, Jr.; brothers: Lorenzo, Lemuel, Leon and Robert Thornton; and a sister, Eliza Mae Thornton McCoy

In addition to his parents, Clarence was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria Dean Gosha Thornton; brothers: Johnny Lee Thornton and Lonnie Thornton; and a sister, Alberta Thornton Hill.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the scholarship fund for the education of his grandsons.  -  Please note "Scholarship" when making donation.                                                  

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