PRINCETON Ester Alice Thornton, 86, of Princeton died Sunday, April 16, 2017 at her residence.
Born June 15, 1930 in Newark, DE she was the daughter of the late William B. Lloyd and Mary A. Gregg Lloyd. Ester was a member of the Princeton Church of God on Oakvale Road where she taught Sunday school and also worked with the Ladies Ministries of the church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, Herbert Carson Thornton; one son, Donald Carson "Donnie" Thornton; four brothers; and one sister. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Survivors include one son, Gary Arnold Hooven of Princeton; one brother-in-law, Donald Lee Thornton of Princeton; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Princeton Church of God with Pastor Ron Miller officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Park Cemetery in Princeton. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Friends may call at the church from 10:00 AM until the service hour on Friday. Memorial contributions may be made to the Princeton Church of God, 250 Oakvale Rd., Princeton, WV 24740.
On line condolences may be made by visiting www.seaverfuneralservice.com.
Published on April 19, 2017