Julie Thornberry, 89, of Bolingbrook, Ill., formerly of Benton, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2013.
She was born June 1, 1923, in Paducah, Ky.Â
Mrs. Thornberry was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Lizzie Davis; her husband of 49 years, the Rev. Richard Thornberry; and a daughter, Charlene Humphrey.
She is survived by three daughters, Betty Hillis of Wynne, Jeanette Wunglueck of Bolingbrook, Ill., and Judy Davis of Buffalo Grove, Ill.; a brother, Bill Davis of Mountain Home; eight grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Funeral service is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, June 1, at Ashby Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Mt. Harmony Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Chad Fisher, Chase Fisher, Chuck Fisher, Alan McClintock, Dwayne LeBeau and Richard Smart.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 31, at Ashby Funeral Home.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.