of Haskell, AR
October 3, 1928 - March 9, 2021
Jessie Thornberry, 92, of Benton, AR, passed away March 9, 2021 at Arkansas Health Center in Haskell, AR. Jessie retired from Arkansas Electric where he was a tree trimmer. Jessie is survived by his beloved wife, Lois Marie Beasley Thornberry; sons, J.W. (Regina) Thornberry and Shane Thornberry; daughters, Diane Reese and Penny (Tray) Jackson; and several grand and great-grandchildren; siblings, Clyde, Bobby Joe, Vera, Joann, and Barbara. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Ida Cox Thornberry; daughters Peggy and Sharon Thornberry; brothers, J.T. and Cleo Thornberry; and his sister, Rachael Thornberry. There will be a private graveside service.
Penny, I’m so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
My sympathies to the family.
Pa was a great man. I have so many memories with him and I’m forever grateful for him and those memories. We love you Pa.
I hated to.hear about uncle Jessie passing. I know grandma and grandpa will be glad to have their son back. Y'all are in our prayers we love y'all
Pa was a great guy, he always had a great story to tell. I will always think of him when Ever I think of boxing, he sure loved his boxing.
You were a big influence on my life Paw. You will always be missed and loved.
We are so sorry for the loss of Brother Thornberry. We just loved this man. He was such a good person.
Sorry for your loss. Uncle Jessie was a good guy. I enjoyed being around Uncle Jessie growing up !