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Glennie Sue Maske Thornton, 82, died April 4, 2017 at the Mississippi Baptist Medical Center in Jackson.  Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 7, 2017 at Southern Funeral Home Chapel in Durant.  Burial was in Mizpah Cemetery in Durant.  Rev. David Cain officiated.  Pallbearers were Chris Musselwhite, Scott Thornton, Casey Blackstock, Corey Thornton, Conway Horne and Kevin Blackstock.
Mrs. Thornton was a long time resident of McAdams and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Durant.
Survivors are her daughters, Kathy Blackstock (Phillip) of Kempner, TX and Shirley Steen Musselwhite of Byram; son Ricky Thornton (Shelia) of Brandon; nine grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and three great great grandchildren.
Mrs. Thornton was preceded in death by her husband William P. Thornton; sons, Tommy and Eddie Thornton and grandson Phillip Anthony Blackstock.

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