Earlie Ray Thorne, 78, of Castalia, passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2016. Visitation is Monday, October 17 from 3-7 p.m. at Richardson Funeral Home in Nashville. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 18 at 1 p.m. from the Life Line Outreach Ministry. Burial will follow in the Thorne Family Cemetery.
He is survived by his daughters, Alice Horne (Willie) of Norlina, Leslie Rogers (George) of Louisburg, and Gloria Yarborough (Eugene) of Louisburg; sister, Thelma Richardson of Spring Hope; brothers, Martin Thorne (Mattie) of Louisburg, Alton Thorne (Velma) of Louisburg, Merle Thorne of Castalia, and Larry Thorne (Margaret) of Louisburg; 7 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
Arrangements by Richardson Funeral Home, Nashville.