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Harold "Buddy" Thornton

December 31, 1953 — June 1, 2016

Harold "Buddy" Thornton

Miles~Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory announces the services for Harold “Buddy” Thornton, age 62, who passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2016.  He was a native and lifelong resident of Appling County.  He was a farmer and attended Memorial Freewill Baptist Church.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie J. and Evelyn Black Thornton.


Survivors include one son, Farrell Thornton and wife Teri of Baxley’ three grandchildren, Farrah Thornton of Dublin, Dylan Treat and Teryn Treat both of Baxley; two great grandchildren, Remmington Lane and Rylee Ann; three sisters, Wanda Kersey and husband Carl, Glenda Kersey and husband Andrew and Carolyn Medders and husband Randy all of Baxley two nephews, Andrew Kersey and Jason Medders both of Baxley; and lifelong friends, Sherry and Larinna Cumbee.


Funeral services will be held Friday, June 3, 2016 at 2pm at Miles Nobles Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Karl Sexton officiating.


Visitation will be held Thursday, June 2, 2016 from 6-8pm at the funeral home.


Friends and family may sign the online guest book at


Miles~Nobles Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements for Harold “Buddy” Thornton.

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