Mr. Jerry Wayne Thornberry, age 52, of Menlo, Georgia, passed away Thursday, January 12, 2012 at the Redmond Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Thornberry was born in Trion, Georgia on May 25, 1959, son of the late J.P. Thornberry and Jo Hall Thornberry. He was a graduate of Chattooga High School.

Mr. Thornberry is survived by a number of cousins.

Funeral Services for Mr. Thornberry will be held Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. in the Chapel of the Mason Funeral Home with Rev. Tommy Pledger officiating. Interment will follow in the Alpine Cemetery.

Mr. Thornberry will be in state at the Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends Friday evening from 6 until 8 P.M.