Richard Louis Thornton of Lincoln, Nebraska passed away on December 16, 2020. He was born on July 16, 1951 in Bay City, Michigan.
He married his best friend Wanda Gamble on February 2, 1973 in Jacksonville, Florida.
He worked as a master carpenter for 50 years. He took a lot of pride in teaching and sharing his skills.
He is survived by wife Wanda Thornton; daughter, Rebecca Copley; grandchildren Brittany, Ashely, Hannah, and Anthony Copley. Mr. Thornton also is survived by several of his nephews and nieces,
He will be deeply missed.