Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Rebecca Sue Thornton, 59, of Aurora passed away August 28, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

            She was born to John and Orah Jane Allmon Eutsler on July 25, 1961 in Aurora, MO.  She was a homemaker.

            Survivors include one son, Gerald Thornton Jr. of Joplin, MO.; four daughters, Elizabeth Cotham Jennifer Thornton both of Joplin, MO., Shelly Smulders of Aurora, MO. and Sherry Thornton of Marionville, MO.; five brothers, Ronnie Eutsler of Rogers, AR., Randy and Roger Eutsler both of Aurora, MO., Rocky Eutsler of Springfield, MO. and Ricky Eutsler of Cassville, MO.;  half sister, Melinda Eutsler of Springfield, MO.; and 14 grandchildren.

            She was preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Casey Thornton.

            Memorial services will be held at a later date.  Arrangements are under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.