Donald B. Thornton Jr., 63, of Waverly, passed away Nov. 21 at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville.

A service to Celebrate Don’s life will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Golden Isles Christian Church with Rev. Grant Wheeler officiating.

Chapman Funeral Chapel & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.

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