Funeral services for Carman Thornton were at 11 a.m., Monday, March 2, 2015, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Interment followed at Tulip Cemetery in Athens. The family received friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Sunday, March 1, 2015, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Carman was born June 9, 1929, in Shreveport and entered into rest Feb. 27, 2015, in Minden.
She was owner/operator of Country Place Bar in Minden.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Ralph Walters Sr, and David Thornton; parents, George and Clara Dement Sr.; son, John Walters; brothers, George Dement and Allian Dement; sister, Almajean