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Jane Thornberry

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Jane Thornberry, age 84, passed away on Tuesday evening, December 23, 2008, in Tucumcari, NM.
Jane Thornberry was born May 26, 1924, in Mangum, OK. She had  been an active member of the First Christian Church in Tucumcari.
For 35 years she had been a teacher in the Tucumcari Public School System.  She had recieved her Bachelors in Education Degree from Southwestern in Weatherford, OK, her Masters in Education from  Western State in Colorado in Elementary Education. She had been a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Delta Kappa Gama  and Entre Nous. She had been a teacher at Four Points, Buena Vista School,and Mountain View.  She also taught night high school and at the community college for 4 years.
Surviving Jane Thornberry is her husband, Albert N. Thornberry of Tucumcari; her daughter, Nancy Grant and husband, Ernest of Artesia, NM. Also surviving are two grand-daughters, Melissa Grant and Rebecca Grant and husband, Robert Hullett,  along with two great grandchildren, Aidan Grant and Ethan Hullett.
Services celebrating her life will be Monday morning, December 29, 2008, at 10:30 AM in the First Christain Church with Rev. Jim Witcher, officiating. Pallbearers will be  Mike Cherry, Dr. James Salts, Jon Nunn, Horace Wood, Harold Horlacher, Kenneth Meeks, Tex Sensenig, and Kenneth Truelock. Honorary pallbearers will be Ernest Grant and Robert Hullett
Intermenet will take place in the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Dunn Funeral Home, Tucumcari, New Mexico 575 461-3815.
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