Joyce S. Thornett, 66

Posted on July 11, 2013

Joyce Sue Thornett, 66, of Fairfax, Va., died July 9, 2013, after a long illness.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, at the Dellinger Funeral Home, Woodstock, Va., by Pastor Darryl George. Burial will be private.
Mrs. Thornett was born Oct. 3, 1946, in Wells County. She was the daughter of Jason and Violet Ritchey Banter.
Mrs. Thornett was a former member of Centreville Baptist Church and a member of First Baptist Church, Woodstock.
She is survived by her husband, Howard D. Thornett of Fairfax; a son, Eric Thornett of Fairfax; two daughters, Julie (Robert) Sanders of Round Hill, and Amy (Josh) Schiefer of Fairfax; five sisters, Ellen King of Fort Wayne, Ileen (Bill) Maxwell of Noblesville, Linda (Wendell) King, Joan (George) Springer, and Wanda Mason, all of Bluffton; two brothers, Jack (Ruth) Banter North Manchester, and Rex (Mickie) Banter of Warren; and two grandchildren, Abigail and Mikayla Sanders.
The family will receive friends at the Dellinger Funeral Home, Woodstock, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock, Va., is in charge of the arrangements.
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