Edwina Ann “Eddie” Thornton, 67, of Texarkana, Texas, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at her home.

Mrs. Thornton was born Jan. 26, 1945, in Miller County, Ark. She was an employee of Coldwell Banker, member and former president of Texarkana Realtors Association and a member of Mimosa Garden Club and Beech Street First Baptist Church. 

Survivors include her husband, Larry Thornton; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Jeremy and Jordan Thornton and Larry Johnson Thornton II; one daughter, Andrea Thornton; five grandchildren, Emma Thornton, Ryen Thornton, Noah Thornton, Levin Thornton and Alden Artis; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Texarkana Funeral Home, Texas. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Visitation will be 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to ALS Foundation for Life, P.O. Box 96, Natick, MA 01760.

Online registration is at

texarkanafuneralhome.com.



Published: 11/15/2012