January 17, 1952 - August 1, 2021
Dwight Wayne Thorne, age 69, a resident of Mobile, AL, passed into the presence of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, August 1, 2021. Wayne was born January 17, 1952 to Cecil and Mildred Thorne in Mobile, Alabama. He will be remembered as a loving and caring husband to his wife of 44 years, Katherine Thorne, as well as brother, uncle, and friend. He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathy by only 3 days as she also was a victim of COVID-19; parents, Cecil and Mildred Thorne; and one brother, Cecil Troy (Buddy) Thorne. He is survived by his sisters, Brenda Joyce Charlton (Bob), and Michelle Johnston (Charles); 1 nieces, 5 nephews, other relatives, and many friends. Visitation will be held at Serenity Funeral Home on Thursday, August 12, 2021 from 12-2 PM followed by service at 2 PM. Interment will be held in Serenity Memorial Gardens. Military Honors Presentation by American Legions Post 250. Wayne graduated from Williamson High School in Mobile Alabama in 1971. Wayne served and was Honorably Discharged after four years in the United States Air Force from September 1971-1975 and achieved the rank of Sargent in 1973 as a aircraft security specialist. Wayne served in Turkey, South Dakota, and California. He loved Jesus Christ and attended of Meadowlake Baptist Church for over 44 years and was active in many church activities. Wayne worked for the Mobile Water Works and retired after more than 20 years. He was a current sales associate at the Semmes, Alabama Walmart for the last 17 years in the hardware and paint department. He loved everyone and was loved by everyone for his kind and considerate personality. We are all honored to have known Wayne and call him brother, uncle, and friend. I must mention he was a huge University of Alabama football and softball fan. Roll Tide Roll. Wayne supported his nieces, nephews, and friends that played sports as children traveling as far away as Kentucky. We are all so happy that he is enjoying Heaven with Jesus Christ, his wife, parents, and many friends. The funeral will be a combined service for Wayne and Kathy.
Dwight Wayne Thorne, age 69, a resident of Mobile, AL, passed into the presence of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, August 1, 2021. Wayne was born January 17, 1952 to Cecil and Mildred Thorne in Mobile, Alabama. He will be remembered... View Obituary & Service Information
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