Charlotte Jeanette Thornton
Charlotte Jeanette Thornton, 71, of Benton, passed away Friday, May 10. She was born March 27, 1948, in Little
Rock, to the late Lem Thaniel and Cora (Thoroughman) Thornton.
Charlotte worked at Ed and Kay’s Restaurant for many years. She enjoyed spending time with her family and was an avid reader. Charlotte was a hard worker and was willing to help others.
Preceding Charlotte in death are her parents; and a sister, Charlene Doan.
She leaves to cherish her memory a brother, Gary Doan; an aunt, Irene Ogden; 19 cousins, Marilyn Pertuis and husband, Bruce, Chris Pertuis and wife, Sabrina, Stephen Pertuis and wife, Tulip, Sandra Henley and husband, Chuck, Sharon Hunter, Brian Henley and wife, Marcy, Carla Robinette and husband, Jonathan, Amanda Monks and husband, Zack, Jeffrey Hunter and wife, Emileigh, Charity Pertuis, Candace Pertuis, Layne Pertuis, William Henley, Brianne Henley, Courtney Henley, Savannah Hunter, Chevy Monks, Jon Robinette and Kathlene Robinette; and a number of family members and friends who loved Charlotte and will miss her always.
A reception visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Smith-benton Funeral Home, located at 322 N. Market St. in Benton. Graveside service will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander. Services are entrusted to Smith-benton Funeral Home. Online guest book: www.smithfamilycares.com.