Obituary for Virginia Thurman, 87

June 05,1927 To July 08,2014,

4 to 6 PM, Friday, July 11, 2014 @ Friemonth-Freese Funeral Chapel - Fayette, MO.

Funeral Services
6 PM, Friday, July 11, 2014 @ Friemonth-Freese Funeral Chapel - Fayette, MO


Family's Choice in care of funeral home.

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, Missouri to Elmer and Lucy (Thornton) Taylor. She graduated from Glasgow High School in 1947. Virginia married William Lewis Thurman, Jr. September 6, 1950 and he preceded her in death November 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 6 PM Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Friemonth-Freese Funeral Chapel in Fayette with Rev. Mike Jackman officiating. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service from 4 to 6 PM. Memorials are to Family’s Choice in care of the funeral home.