Funeral services for Mary “Polly” Thornton, 93, Frankfort, will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Bridgeport Christian Church. Bro. Keith McAliley will officiate. Burial will follow in Frankfort Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday, 4 to 8 p.m. at LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home and then 1 p.m. until the time of service on Wednesday at the church.
Polly passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Frankfort Regional Medical Center. A Frankfort native, she spent her career at the Department of Human Resources as an accountant. She was a loyal member of Bridgeport Christian Church, a member of Helping Hands Circle at church, and a member of Franklin County Senior Citizens.
Survivors include her daughter, Betty Fern Johnson, Frankfort; son, Gary Thomas Thornton (Jan), Frankfort; grandchildren, Corielle Riddell, Emily Thornton, William Keller Thornton, Amy Monroe (Bryan); a special niece, Mary Taulbee (Donnie); and sisters, Sara Ford, Florida, and Carolyn Rodgers, Shelby Co.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Everett Bryan and Annie Richardson Munson; husband, Keller Thornton; brothers, Charles, Everett, Sam, Thomas, Edward, and Raymond Munson.
Pallbearers will be Josh Dean, Jacob Dean, Jonathan Dean, Bryan Monroe, Jeff Pratt, and Ralph LeCompte. Honorary pallbearers will be Helping Hands Circle of Bridgeport Christian Church, Buddy Munson, Larry Munson, Ben Conway, David Rodgers, and John Rodgers.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 663 Teton Trail, Frankfort, Ky. 40601 or Bridgeport Christian Church Elevator Fund, 175 Evergreen Road, Frankfort, Ky. 40601.
You may share memories and leave condolences on her tribute wall at www.ljtfuneralhome.com.