Fred Darryl Thornton
September 5, 1965 – January 11, 2021
F. Darryl Thornton, 55, of Tuscaloosa, passed away on January 11, 2021. Services with be held at 11:00AM on Thursday, January 14, 2021 from Grace Presbyterian Church, with Kathy Hoop officiating. Services will be broadcast via Zoom, Facebook and YouTube. Memory Chapel, a Dignity provider is honored to be entrusted with final arrangements.
Survivors include his beloved dog Mickey, his parents Stanley and Linda Thornton, brother Terrill (Lindsay) Thornton, nephews Justin and Logan Thornton, and a host of friends.
Darryl was an instructor at the University of Alabama, in the college of Human Environmental Service. He loved his job and enjoyed each student, wanting each one to succeed. He received his undergrad and master’s degree from the University of Alabama. He was currently pursuing his doctorate degree. Darryl served as an elder at Grace Presbyterian Church, also serving on the Art Council and other committees. He was a blessing to his family, was loving and kind to friends and will be missed.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Five Points Baptist Church (Missions) 3718 36th Street, Northport, AL 35473, in his memory.