Mr. Thweatt and the former Loraine Mason were married November 27, 1946 in Corinth Mississippi. Mr. Thweatt is a retired carpenter and is the son of the late Arthur and Elvena Thweatt. Mrs. Thweatt is the daughter of the late Olice and Gladys Mason of Brewers.
They have five children, Kay Daniel of Shepherdsville, Glen Thweatt of Henderson, Jerry Thweatt of Russellville, Ed Thweatt and Karen Taylor, both of Benton. They have 8 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.