Eleanore Amalie Thorington   (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Eleanore Amalie Thorington, 75, entered into a peaceful rest on Tuesday, July 14, 2009. Memorial Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, July 18, 2009 at the Elliott Sons Lumpkin Road Chapel with the Reverend Jerry Wilson officiating. Ms. Thorington was a loving Mommy, Oma, Me-Ma and will be dearly missed by her loving family and friends. She will be remembered as someone who loved the outdoors, loved life, had a great sense of humor, was a "box of laughs" and had a kind heart for everyone she knew and met. She is survived by her daughters; Mary James, Karen (David) Wood and Brenda Thorington. Six wonderful grandchildren; Michael (Tina) Miller, Melissa (Mark) Harford, Eric Wood, Brandon Sapp, Samantha James, Meranda James and four great grandchildren; Patricia Wiggins, Kimberly Miller, Michelle Miller and Madison Harford. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, Saturday, July 18, 2009.

The Augusta Chronicle-July 17, 2009