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Rebecca “Becky L. (Forsythe) Thornton

Bethalto | Friday, June 7 2013

Rebecca “Becky L. (Forsythe) Thornton, 57 passed away on Friday, June 7, 2013 in Joplin, Missouri. 

She was born on March 31, 1956, the daughter of Cecil and Marie Forsythe.

She is survived by two sons, Jimmy Thornton and Jason Thornton both of Kansas; a stepdaughter, Deborah Luckinbill of Kansas; two grandsons, Blaine Tutor and Lode Slankard; two granddaughters, Cora Tutor and Joselyn Luckinbill; her siblings, C. Joyce DeColbert of East Alton, Dennis Forsythe of East Alton, Robert Forsythe of Granite City, Lisa Daughtery of Bethalto, Karen McDonald of Meadowbrook, Ramona Whyers of Wood River Ronald Forsythe of Bethalto, Timothy Forsythe of Arkansas, Richard Forsythe of Meadowbrook, Lori Forsythe of Moro and Tammy Hall of Godfrey and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil and Marie Forsythe, her husband, Jimmy Thornton, a brother, Cecil R. Forsythe, a sister, Donna Forsythe and a nephew, William Nance.

A memorial visitation will be held from 11:30 until service time at 1:00 pm on Friday, June 14, 2013 at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens Chapel in Bethalto with Pastor Gerald Savage officiating..


Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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