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YOUNGSTOWN
A home going in honor of Mrs. Urania Gregory Truman Thornton will be held Friday at 11am at Jaylex Event Center, 2110 Glenwood Ave.  Youngstown.
Mrs. Thornton known to her family and friends as “Bunny” departed this life on Thursday, June 27, 2019 in Select Specialty Hospital Mercy Health. Mrs. Thornton was born May 19, 1946 in Buffalo New York, a daughter of Garnzella Nettles & Calvin Gregory .
She was a 1964 graduate of Campbell Memorial High School and received an associate’s degree in accounting from Y .S.U .  She retired from big lots department store.
She loved the Lord and was a member of Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church.  She enjoyed taking cruises and reading. 
She leaves to cherish her memory her loving husband, Rev. Dr. Charles E Thornton whom she married  November 5, 2001; her son, Michael Jackson; her siblings, Denny Truman Jr, George Truman, Winston (Yvett) Truman, Viola Ivey , Wendy Thompson; her aunt Ruby Clarett; seven  grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a host of other relatives and dear friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfathers, Denny Truman Sr., Grover Nettles; her daughters, Ernestine Jackson and Temisho Jackson.
Friends may call Friday from 10-11am at the Jaylex Event Center.

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  • Wednesday, July 3, 2019
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