J. Paul Thornsberry

November 19, 1939 ~ March 20, 2020 (age 80)


J. Paul Thornsberry, 80, of Eldon, Missouri passed away Friday, March 20, 2020 at his residence in Eldon, Missouri.  He was born November 19, 1939 in Brumley, Missouri the son of the late James L. and Ruth Eileen (Sullivan) Thornsberry.  On July 13, 1963 in Olean, Missouri he was united in marriage to Judy (Walker) Thornsberry who survives of the home.

Other survivors include,

Daughter, Glenna Barfield (Gene) of Jefferson City, Missouri

Son, Greg Thornsberry (April) of Jefferson City, MO

Grandchildren, Alan Michael Thornsberry, Cadence Thornsberry, Dylan Hutchison & Dakota Barfield

Great Grandchildren, Hadleigh & Willow

J. Paul was a veteran of the United States Air Force.  He was employed with Stark Construction for many years.  He was an avid race car fan.

Graveside Services will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 1:00 PM at the Olean Cemetery in Olean, MO.

Memorials in his name are suggested to Hospice Compassus.

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.   

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