Sarah Elizabeth Thornburg(June 22, 1921 - March 9, 2013)



Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Thornburg of Pahrump, Nevada, passed away from pneumonia on March 9, 2013.

She was born in Mississippi on June 22, 1921, to Albert and Tina (Davis) Strahan.

Sarah married James E. Thornburg in Longview, Washington, in 1950. Sarah resided in Portland, Oregon, and Port Angeles.

James passed away in 1998. She moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2004.

She is survived by her son, Craig (Julie) Thornburg; daughter Deborah (Randy) Woodward; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

At her request, no memorial services are scheduled.

Published in The Peninsula Daily News on Mar. 13, 2013