On December 22, 2004, BRYAN C.; devoted father of Tearra Aliyah Thornton. He is also survived by his parents, Denise Dugger Thornton and Richard Thornton, Jr., one sister, Melanie Thornton, two uncles, Charles A. Dugger and Milton A. Dugger, Jr., two aunts Genifer and Barbara Dugger and a host of nieces and other relatives. Friends may call at the Gary P. March Funeral Home, 270 Fred Hilton Pass on Tuesday, from 10 AM to 6:30 PM where family will receive friends from 6:30 to 7:30 PM. Remains will lie in state at The Immaculate Conception, Druid Hill Ave. and Mosher St. Wednesday, 9 AM where family will receive friends from 9:30 to 10:00 AM. Mass of Christian burial will follow.