Shane Jaye Thornton, 57, passed away on Sunday, February 20, 2022, at his home surrounded by his loving family after an extended illness. Shane was employed with Dupont/Chemours at the time of his passing. He has been a dedicated employee for the past 38 years and will be remembered as a hard worker who made lifelong friendships with his fellow employees. Shane enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, playing the guitar, and listening to music. Above all, Shane enjoyed spending time with his grandkids. He was a kind loving man who care for his family and would go above and beyond to help. Shane is preceded in death by his father, Jimmy Thornton and brother, Marlon Thornton.
He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Thressa Thornton; mother, Marie Hodge; children, Waylon Thornton and Wendy Hall (Eric); grandchildren, Kyler, Dex, Lindsey, and Eric; sisters, Cindy Dowdy and Donna Milner; and a host of nieces and nephews.
A graveside service for Shane will be held at 11:00am on Thursday, February 24, 2022, at New River Baptist Church Cemetery in Brooker, FL. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Archer-Milton Funeral Home, Lake Butler. 386-496-2008 www.archerfuneralhome.com