July 23, 2012
Plymouth OH 44865 7/25/2012 17:00:00
Plymouth OH 44890 7/27/2012 11:00:00
Lowell Thornsberry, age 60, of Shelby, Ohio, passed away Monday, July 23, 2012 at Crestwood Care Center in Shelby,Ohio after a short battle with cancer. He was born September 12, 1951 at Lackey, Kentucky to the late Arthur and Queenie Thornsberry. He was graduate of Knott County High School and had been a Shelby resident since 1973. Mr. Thornsberry was retired from Copperweld in Shelby and a member of the Little Rebecca Old Regular Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Judy F. (Slone) Thornsberry, of 40 years; one daughter Angela (Vernon) Blanton of Shelby; 2 granddaughters, Lacy Marie Blanton and Jerica Blanton of Mansfield, Ohio; 6 sisters, Willa Thornsberry of Kite, KY, Melissa (Walter) Sexton of Topmost, KY, Judy Slone of Wayland, KY, Delores Thornsberry of David, KY, Lora (Bobby) Click of Cornith, KY and Peggy (Nelson) Craft of Hindman, KY; 4 brothers, Dowell (Jeannie) Thornsberry, Effort (Jackie) Thornsberry. Deffort (Patsy) Thornsberry and James (Robin) Thornsberry, all of Kite, KY; he also leaves a host of loving nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, friends, and his church family.
He is preceded in death by his baby daughter, Loretta Faye, his mother and father, Arthur and Queenie Thornsberry and a brother, Jerry Thornsberry.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 25, 2012 from 5:00 to 9:00 PM at the Little Rebecca Old Regular Baptist Church in Plymouth, Ohio and also on Thursday thru the day. Church services will be held both evenings at 6:00 PM. The funeral service will be held at the church on Friday, July 27, 2012 at 11:00 with Deffort Thornsberry and Buddy Carty officiating. Burial will follow at the Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Little Rebecca Church. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Very sorry for your loss and that we were unable to come for the funeral. Hazel and I each had our health problems to deal with and just were’nt able to attend. May God bless and comfort the family is our prayer.
Brother John and Sister Hazel
Judy, So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Jim & Wanda Sowards
May you and your family find peace and comfort.
judy and the rested of the thornsberry family.im so so sorry to here about brother lowell passing away .my thoughts and prayers are with you all .may god bless you all .annrowe bethel reguglar baptist church.langley,ky 41645 .w
judy and family my prayers and thoughts go out to you all .im so sorry to here bout broher lowell passing away .may god bless you all dora allen .bethel regular baptist church,langley,ky 41645
brother honey bun and brother dowell im so so sorry to here about your brother passing away my prayers and thoughts are with you both.god bless you all .annrowe ,bethel regular baptist church ,langley,ky 41645
Judy..So sorry..Wish I could be there..Praying that the Lord will enfold you in his arms and comfort you.
Judy, Angela, and Lacy, I’m so sorry to hear about your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you.
we are so sorry for your loss. you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Judy I am very sorry about your husbands passing. Prayers for you and Angela.
Bro Lowell was a good, humble brother and we loved him very much. Praying that God will wrap you in His loving arms and comfort all of you. I know he loved his family very much. God bless you Judy, his daughter and his granddaughters and all the rest of his family. He will surely be missed. In Christ, Bro Dennis and Sis Nelvia
Dearest Thornsberry Family, I am truly sorry to hear of Brother Lowell’s passing. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. He always made me feel loved when we would see each other. I knew his Mom and Dad and some of his brothers and other family members, I love you all and I feel Brother Lowell is in heaven with our Savior, Jesus Christ, How wonderful to know he is cancer free now!! Love and prayers to you all ,wSister Fern
Dearest Thornsberry Family, I am truly sorry to hear of Brother Lowell’s passing. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. He always made me feel loved when we would see each other. I knew his Mom and Dad and some of his brothers and other family members, I love you all and I feel Brother Lowell is in heaven with our Savior, Jesus Christ, How wonderful to know he is cancer free now!! Love and prayers to you all ,Sister Fern
Judy and Angie, I am so sorry that you have lost your Husband and Father, he was a very good and kind hearted man, I find solace in knowing that when he hits those “Pearly Gates” he will surely look up Chris, I know how much Chris thought of him…..
Im sorry to hear about your loss. I pray that God will comfort you through this sad time. He was a very sweet, Godly man. He will surely be missed. Brother Eric Chaffins and Shannon Chaffins
I have known Lowell since childhood and very close to the entire family, Judy and family I pray the Lord will be with you all through the rest of your days. Bro. Lowell will be missed by everyone who knew him.Carlos and Sister Annette Blair Hall
Judy ,so sad to hear the new,s..of bro.lowell .just think of the preciou,s memories you have these fourth year,s..he will be missed by everyone who knew him .god bless you ,Angie & lacy Malta & Jesse pack ..
WE ARE .SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS
Our hearts were so saddened to hear of Bro. Lowell’s passing. Our deepest sympathies and prayers go out to the entire family. May God bless you all.
Judy and Angie, we heard of your great loss. We strongly desired to go see him, but sickness in our family prevented us. We dearly loved the four of you and will miss Bro. Lowell. just know you will be in our prayers down through time. Keep the courage and faith.