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Virginia Thurman passed away July 8, 2014, at Lakeview Health Care in Boonville. She was 87 years of age.

Mary Virginia Thurman was born June 5, 1927, in Saline County, Mo., to Elmer and Lucy (Thornton) Taylor. She graduated from Glasgow High School in 1947. Virginia married William Lewis Thurman, Jr. Sept. 6, 1950, and he preceded her in death Nov. 16, 2002. Mrs. Thurman worked on the family farm and raised cattle. She also had worked for Ayres Dry Good, McCutcheon Super Market and Commercial Trust Company for a number of years.

She is survived by her daughter, Billie Sue Thurman of Fayette, a sister, Nettie (Bill) Cherrington of Glasgow and a brother-in-law, John Ancell and a number of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Besides her parents and husband she was preceded in death by two brothers, Francis and Eugene Taylor, sister, Doris Ancell and a son, William L. Thurman, III.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, July 11, 2014, at the Friemonth-Freese Funeral Chapel in Fayette with Rev. Mike Jackman officiating. Visitation was two hours prior to the service from 4 to 6 p.m..

Memorials are to Family’s Choice in care of the funeral home.

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