Services for Sgt. Robert AllenThorntonJr.of CairowillbeSaturday, Nov. 25, at 11 a.m. at Family Worship Center in Cairo with the Rev. Dr. Delilise Cox officiating.
Thornton was in the U.S. Army and was the son of Dorothy Mallard and Robert Thornton Sr. He was a 206 graduate of Cairo High School.
He is survived by his wife Danielle Thornton;
children, Jaylen and KinsleyThornton;mother andstepfatherDorothy Jones (Norris); father, Robert Thornton Sr.; four sisters, Andrea Brianna, Tiffany and Jalisa one brother, Terrance; three nephews, Andre, Jashawun and Jacquez; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and life-long friends.
Published on November 23, 2017