Elriece Thurston

Obituary of Elriece Marie Thurston

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    Elriece Marie Thurston was born on September 22,1937 in Texarkana, Texas to the late Mark and Addie Thurston. She accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as her personal savior at an early age. She enjoyed singing in the choir at Oak Grove Baptist Church with her sisters: Ethel and Carrie. Her sister Laura was an usher. Elriece later joined Clear Lake Baptist Church. She attended Dunbar High School; she also took a Medical Office Procedures class with her daughter, Pamela at Texarkana Community College. She worked many years as a house keeper and daycare worker. Elreice was preceded in death by her son, LaRoderick Thurston; her five sisters; Laura Hooper, Hester Runnels, Lucille Boons, Carrie Wilson and Ethel Thurston and 1 brother: Jim Thurston. She departed this life on March 17,2021.

She leaves to cherish her memories:

3 Daughters: Connie Brown of Little Rock, Arkansas. Pamela Thurston and April Thurston of Texarkana, Texas.

1 Sister: Lorene Allen of Texarkana, Texas.

1 Brother: Calvin Thurston of Bakersfield, California.

3 Granddaughters: Tiffany Brown, Camille Thurston and Caleigha Thurston.

1 Honorary Grandson: Kyron Young

Special Care Provider: Robert Thurston, her nephew.

She leaves behind a host of neices, nephews, cousins and friends.


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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday, March 26, 2021
Richardson Hill Funeral Home Chapel
1104 Oak St.
Texarkana, Texas, United States


2:00 pm
Saturday, March 27, 2021
Chapelwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery
826 N. Kings Hwy
Wake Village , Texas, United States
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Elriece Thurston

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Elriece Thurston

1937 - 2021

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