Mrs. Vivian Pugh Thornton, age 91, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, June 11, 2010. She was preceded in death by: husband, R. W. Thornton; son, Douglas W. Thornton; daughter, Doris Thornton Hamilton; parents, Ezra Pugh, Sr. and Delphia Pugh; brothers, Ezra Pugh, Jr. and Paul Pugh; and sister, Kathryn Lavelle. She is survived by: daughters and son-in-law, Judy Thornton Satterfield, Gillsville, GA, Edna Thornton Jenkins, Royston, GA and Sue Thornton Brooks and husband, Jerry, Columbus, NC; sixteen grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty and J. T. Buice, Buford, GA, Claire Dean and Carl Vining, Canton, GA and Edna Pugh Puckett, Buford, GA; sister-in-law, Willie Pugh, Buford, GA; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Camp and Polly Thornton, Buford, GA, Tommy and Patsy Thornton, Buford, GA, Allen Haney, Buford, GA, and Hoyt Fowler, Buford, GA Mrs. Thornton was born August 13, 1918 in Gwinnett County, GA. She was a homemaker. She was of the Methodist Faith. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, June 13, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Farrell Presley officiating. Interment will follow in New Prospect United Methodist Church Cemetery in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.