Wanda Thornton Fletcher

Wanda Thornton Fletcher, 82, of Blackshear, passed away Wednesday morning, January 22, 2020, at the Hospice Satilla Hospice House in Waycross, following an extended illness.

Born November 26, 1937 in Blackshear, she was a daughter of the late John B. and Madge Dykes Thornton. A lifelong resident of Pierce County, she had been a longtime, loving housewife and mother.  She was a member of Alabaha Freewill Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Elbert Fletcher; her sister, Sharon Thornton Dixon and her brothers, Reggie Thornton and William T. “Bill” Thornton.

Survivors include her son, John William “Billy” Fletcher, Blackshear; daughter, Kristina Bruneau (husband Michael), Blackshear; four grandsons, Ethan Alton William Fletcher, Blackshear, Johnnie Mark Williams III (wife Corrie), Offerman, Tyler Shane Bruneau, Blackshear and Josh Kostelecky, Tifton; two great-grandsons, Wesley Carter and Raiden Williams, both of Blackshear and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Visitation will take place from 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the funeral home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, from the chapel of Hart Funeral Home. 

Interment will follow in the Alabaha Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.hartfh.com.

Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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