Lettie Mae Thornton
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Lettie Mae Thornton
Continuity: True Blood
Notability: Supporting character
Gender: Female
Location: Bon Temps, Louisiana
Known relatives: Joe Thornton [1]
Reverend Daniels [2]
Tara Thornton [3]
Ruby Jean Reynolds [4]
Lafayette Reynolds [5]
Status: Alive
1st appearance: "The First Taste"
Final: "Thank You"
Actor: Adina Porter

Lettie Mae Daniels, née Thornton is a recurring character on the HBO television series True Blood. Played by actress Adina Porter, she was introduced in the second episode from season one entitled "The First Taste".

Overview[edit | edit source]

Lettie Mae Thornton is initially presented as the abusive, alcoholic mother of Tara Thornton. Convinced that she has a demon residing in her, she enlists the aid of an alleged voodoo practioner named Miss Jeanette. Although Miss Jeanette is later revealed to be a fraud, the faux exorcism she conducts on Lettie Mae serves it's purpose, and she believes that she is cured of her demons. She then finds strength in her faith and begins a relationship with a local minister named Reverend Daniels, whom she subsequently marries.

Biography[edit | edit source]

Notes & Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Was convinced that her alcoholism was the result of having a demon inside of her.

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1st husband; abandoned Lettie Mae while their daughter was still a young child.
  2. 2nd husband.
  3. Daughter; became a vampire and ultimately met the True Death.
  4. Sister, or perhaps sister-in-law.
  5. Nephew; son of Ruby Jean Reynolds.

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