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Wayne Thorne

May 28, 1971 ~ August 29, 2021 (age 50)

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Wayne Allen Thorne passed away on Sunday August 29, 2021 in Ocean Springs, MS at the age of 50.


Wayne was born on May 28, 1971 in Pascagoula, MS to Ray and Mary Thorne. He graduated from Moss Point High School Class of 1990.  He and his wife Ashley are members of the First Baptist Church of Vancleave.   He loved boating and was an avid Hot Wheel Collector and customizer. Wayne was a kind, caring and generous person, always putting others above himself. He also had an incredible sense of humor, and the ability to make others smile.  He touched many along his short journey and will be missed greatly.


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by siblings, David Thorne, Sonya Thorne, and Elizabeth Thorne Paulsen.

He is survived by his wife Ashley Thorne of Vancleave, MS.; children, Hayden Allen Thorne, Madelyn Brown and Taylor Brown all of Vancleave, MS; siblings, James Alton Thorne and his wife Teresa of Escatawpa, MS and Pamela Kutzner and her husband John of Pace FL; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.


Visitation will beFriday, September 3, 2021 at First Baptist Church of Vancleave from 10:00 - 11:00am. The funeral service will follow at 11:00am and interment to conclude at Shiloh Cemetery.

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September 3, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
First Baptist Church of Vancleave

Funeral Service
September 3, 2021

11:00 AM
First Baptist Church of Vancleave

Graveside Service
September 3, 2021

12:15 PM
Shiloh Cemetery

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