March 13, 1987 – April 13, 2022
James Newton “B.J.” Thursby, III passed away April 13, 2022.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, James Newton Thursby Sr. and Judy Davidson Thursby, and Wallace and Elizabeth Quinn; his father, James Newton Thursby, Jr.; uncles, Bruce Thursby and Todd Thursby; aunt, Judy Thursby Norris; and cousin, Melanie Lane Norris.
B.J. is survived by his mother, Bonnie Thursby Still; daughter, Kaylee Thursby; sisters, Dallas Hurst (Branen) and Addison Thursby; special cousin, Stephanie Mullins; aunts, Lisa Thursby Childers (Keith) and Carolyn Warren; as well as a host of nieces, nephews and extended family members.
B.J. was loving and kind. He loved his family dearly and tried his best to set a good example for those loved ones. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and listening to rap music. He was an inspiration to his mother. He will be forever accepted, loved and missed by his family and friends.
Funeral services will be held at New Horizon Funeral Home Monday, April 18, 2022. Visitation is from 10 until 11 a.m. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m., with burial following at McCormack Cemetery. Buddy Sparkman will officiate.
Online condolences can be made at http://www.newhorizonmemorial.com. New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home directing.
New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323