|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1920|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 2010|
COTTAGE GROVE — A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 6, at the Church of Christ at Sixth Street and Gibbs Avenue for Alice Thorn of Cottage Grove, who died Feb. 25 of advanced dementia. She was 90.
She was born Feb. 12, 1920, in Schuyler, Neb., to Ash and Annie Scott Bailey. She married Colby Sanborn in 1938. They later divorced. She married Charles Thorn in 1946. They divorced in 1968.
She graduated from the University of Oregon in 1970 with a bachelor's degree. She worked in several libraries and schools in Denver until she retired.
Survivors include two sons, Mike of Alvadore and David Sanborn of Northridge, Calif.; a daughter, Dora Combie of Cottage Grove; a sister, Dorine Day of Junction City; two brothers, Scott and Lewis Bailey of Alvadore; five grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. A daughter, Patricia Sanborn, died previously.
Arrangements by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove. Remembrances to Grove Christian Camp, 37028 Shoreview Drive, Dorena, OR 97434.
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Record added: Oct 07, 2010
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