Thurston was born on October 19, 1941 and passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017.
Thurston was a resident of Oxford, Mississippi at the time of his passing.
Thurston graduated from Picayune High School in 1959.
He was married to Ginger.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday January 17 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Waller Funeral Home with Rev. John Semmes officiating. Visitation will begin at 12:00 Noon prior to the service in West Hall at the funeral home. A private family interment will take place at a later date.
Memorial contributions in Dr. Wilkesâ memory may be made to the Pantry P.O. Box 588 Oxford MS 38655 the Oxford-Lafayette Humane Society 413 McElroy Drive Oxford MS 38655 or the Oxford Medical Ministries 205 Commerce Cove Oxford MS 38655.