• Scott Jones

    General Manager

    Funeral Director/ CCO

    Scott Jones Started with Beasley-Wood Funeral Home in August, 2012 and has been with Thornton Funeral Home since 2014 working full time. Scott is currently working on his degree in funeral science and is committed to serving the full needs of Montgomery County. He can help you with all of your funeral needs. Come see him today.

  • Jeff Blansett

    Manager/Funeral Director

    Pre-Need and Insurance Coordinator

    Jeff Blansett started with Thornton Funeral Home in February 2014 as a part time on call personnel and has since then became a Insurance/Pre-Need Coordinator and has obtained his Arkansas Funeral Directors License. He is married to Ralonda who has lived in Montgomery County her entire life, he has 3 children and 1 grandson and has lived in Montgomery County for the last 25 years. He is committed to serving the families on Montgomery County and will do so with the up most respect and dignity for you and your loved one.

  • Samantha Smith

    Funeral Director

    Office Manager/Pre-Need and Insurance Coordinator

    Samantha Smith started with Thornton Funeral Home in July 2012 working as an Office Manager and has since then became a Licensed Insurance/ Pre-Need Coordinator and obtained her Arkansas Funeral Directors License. She is married to Roger Smith and has 4 children. She has been a resident of Montgomery County most her entire life. Samantha is committed to serving the families of Montgomery County with the up most respect and dignity. Come by today or call her for all your funeral needs.

  • Loyal Rowland

    Director Apprentice

    Pre-Need and Insurance Coordinator

    Loyal Rowland is a native of Montgomery County, born and raised at Washita, and graduated high school from Mt. Ida.  Loyal has worked at Thornton Funeral Home since February of 2015 and works in the office as well as on call duties. He is a Licensed Pre-Need and Insurance Coordinator and is working on obtaining his Funeral Director’s licenses.  Loyal currently serves as a Deputy Coroner for Montgomery County.  Loyal moved back to Montgomery County upon retiring from the City of Grand Prairie, TX where at the time of his retirement was the Public Works Street Manager.  When he is not working and serving the community, Loyal is out ministering in music at his church or with his group, Master’s Touch Ministries.  It is an honor for him to serve his community with Thornton Funeral Home. Feel free to come by or call him for your funeral needs.