Ruth B. Thornton, 98, of Greensboro passed Thursday, May 15, 2014. She was born October 9, 1915 in Spencer, N.Y.
Visitation was Friday, May 16, 2014, 6:00-8:00 P.M. at the Charles McClellan Funeral Home, Quincy. Interment was Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in the Sylvan-Abbey Memorial Park in Clearwater, Florida.
She is survived by daughter, Vivian (Lee) Leynes of Greensboro; son, Ronald (Christina) Thornton of Flat Rock, NC; sister, Mrs. Mertie Benjamin Decker of Ithaca, NY; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.