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Lenny Udell Thornberry

November 1, 1937 ~ April 25, 2022 (age 84)


Lenny Udell Thornberry, 84, of Beallsville, Ohio passed away Monday, April 25, 2022 in the Arbors at Woodsfield.  He was born November 1, 1937 in Beallsville, a son of the late Olis and Madelyn Headley Thornberry. 

Lenny was a retired employee of the former ORMET Corporation near Hannibal, a member of the Beallsville Church of Christ, and he served in the US Army Reserves.  His greatest joy came from spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Christina Ann Thornberry in 2001. 

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 61 years, Sue Wiggins Thornberry; a daughter and son-in-law, Jackie Lynn and Roger Highman of Woodsfield; two grandsons, Ryan Highman and his wife, Madison of Devola and Shane Highman and his wife, Amanda of Zanesville; and the light of his life, his great-grandchildren, Lincoln Parker Highman and Everleigh Jo Highman.

Visitation will be held Saturday, April 30, 2022 at the Beallsville Church of Christ from 11am until the time of Lenny's funeral service at 1pm with Ministers Colin Morrison and Jeff Rich officiating .  Burial follows in Beallsville Cemetery. 

In keeping with Lenny’s giving spirit, his family requests that in lieu of flowers and keepsakes, contributions be made in Lenny’s memory to Beallsville Church of Christ, 52125 TR 134, Beallsville, Ohio  43716.

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April 30, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Beallsville Church of Christ

Funeral Service
April 30, 2022

1:00 PM
Beallsville Church of Christ

Interment following funeral service
April 30, 2022

Beallsville Cemetery
State Route 145
Beallsville, OH 43716


Beallsville Church of Christ
52125 TR 134, Beallsville OH 43716

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