Billy R. Thorn
BENTON, LA – Services for Billy R. Thorn were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Rose-Neath’s Bossier Chapel. Officiating was Rev. Robert Beadle, pastor of First Baptist Church of Benton. Burial was private. Visitation was held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, July 1, 2016 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier City, LA.
Billy was born July 25, 1940 in Shreveport, LA and died June 29, 2016 in Bossier City, LA. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Benton.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Shirley Ann Bates; brothers, James N. Thorn, Sr. and Robert D. Thorn.
Billy is survived by his companion and friend of 52 years, Marvin Schmidt and a host of nieces, nephews and many dear friends.
Rose-Neath Funeral Home