Obituary for Velma Faye Killen

Velma Faye Killen, 78 of Dublin, died December 6, 2017.  She was born on September 9, 1939 in Pulaski, and was the daughter of the late Lucy McFall Thornton and Jesse James Thornton.  Preceded in death by her parents and 4 sisters, Mary Greene, Lucille Curnutte, Nellie Cruff, and Ilene McFall.  Survived by her husband, Ronald E. Killen of Dublin: 2 brothers:  Vernon R. Thornton and his wife Beverly of Dublin, and Jesse James Thornton, Jr. and his wife Juanita of Lyman, SC.  Services will be held Friday at 10:00 a.m. at the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery.  No visitation.  In lieu of flowers please make contributions to the American Red Cross.  Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting  Arrangements by Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski.  540-980-1700