Barbara Joyce Doggett Thornhill passed to her heavenly home on Sunday, January 10, 2021. She was born on November 12, 1957, in Laurel, MS to Tillman Doggett and Bobbie Jean Lovett Doggett.
Mrs. Thornhill was a homemaker and a member of Praise Tabernacle Holiness Church. She loved her family greatly and, especially her grandchildren, who were very special to her.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Jerry P. Thornhill on November 28th, 2020; an infant son; and her parents, Tillman Doggett and Bobbie Jean Lovett Doggett.
Family who will cherish her memory include her daughter, Tracy Cox (Jonathan) of Laurel; two grandchildren, Tasha Carpenter (Steven) and Chloe Cox; one great grandchild, Natalie Carpenter; and her many friends.
Visitation will be held at Memory Chapel Funeral Home on Wednesday, January 13, 2020, from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. The funeral service will follow on Thursday, January 14th at 2 p.m. at Praise Tabernacle Holiness Church, 512 Oilwell Road, Ovett, MS 39464. Interment will be at Mt Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. Russell Barber and Rev. Doug Blackledge will officiate the service.
Pallbearers will be William Mora, Edward Doggett, Aaron Downing, Matt Hamby, Chase Barber, and Chance Barber.
The family would like to thank the doctors and the staff at Comfort Care for their excellent care given to Mrs. Thornhill while she was there.
To sign the online guest book, visit www.memorychapellaurel.com.