The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


March 29, 2014

Thomas Dewayne Thornton (Speedy)

April 8, 1956 - March 27, 2014

Thomas Dewayne (Speedy) Thornton, a resident of Palestine, Texas, passed away Thursday night, March 27, 2014, after a sudden illness.

He was preceded in death by father and mother.

Thomas was survived by his wife of 35 years, Gwin Thornton; his children, Nick Littlefield, Trixy Betsill, Tammy Alexander and Thomas Thornton Jr.; four brothers, five sisters and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held at Thomas’s sister, Kathy Harsey’s, house in Larue, Texas on Saturday, March 29, 2014 starting at 11 a.m. Family and friends are welcome.

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