February 2, 1950 - September 28, 2020
Service Date: October 4, 2020
February 2, 1950 –September 28, 2020
Okey Thorne, 70 of Bailey passed away Monday. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.
Okey is survived by his daughters, Shannon Phelps, April Thorne and Marcy Brewer; granddaughter, Alivia Jones; grandsons, Cody Bass and Ryan Bass; great-granddaughter, Xyliana Grace Jones and his sister, Carmen Jones.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Amy Thorne; parents, Dewey and Dorothy Adams Thorne; sister, Janice Brock and his brothers, Dwight Thorne and Merle Thorne.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in Okey’s memory to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.
Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.