Nancy Campbell Thornton, age 90, of Valdosta passed away on April 24, 2017 at South Georgia Medical Center. She asked that her body be donated to Genesis Medical Education and Research Institute, Memphis, Tenn.
Mrs. Thornton was born in Cleveland, Tenn. to the late Horace Elbert Campbell, Sr. and the late Susie Langdale Campbell. She was a long-time member of First Baptist Church of Valdosta.
She is survived by a son, Horace Carlton Thornton of Valdosta; cousins, John W. Langdale, Jr., Lee (John) Mikuta, Margaret Langdale, W.P. Langdale, Jr., Robert H. (Syble) Langdale, Jacklyn and (Marvin) Dickey; and extended families. She was preceded in death by a brother, Horace E. Campbell, Jr.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at in the chapel at First Baptist Church, located at 200 W. Central Ave., Valdosta with Dr. Chuck Owens and Mac Weaver officiating. Visitation will be held prior to the service. A meal will be served following the service.
Published on April 25, 2017