Thornton, Jr. Wilson Eddie, 63, of Port Charlotte, FL, and formerly of Chesterfield, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 17, 2010. He is survived by his beloved wife of years, Billie Thornton; sons, Wilson Trey Thornton III, Joseph Thornton, and Matthew Thornton; step-son, Terry Garman; sisters, Gay Bryant and Joy Thornton; brother, Timothy Thornton; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 8 PM Tuesday at Morrissett Funeral Home, 6500 Iron Bridge Road (Rte. 10). Funeral service will be at 1 PM Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park.