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Ada Ray Thorne
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1916
Grant County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 2002
Grant County
West Virginia, USA

Ada R. Thorne
Ada Ray Thorne, 85, of Dorcas, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2002, in Grant Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Thorne was born Feb. 23, 1916, in Grant County, a daughter of the late Orva Justin Mauzy and Lena Feaster Mauzy.
She married Earl M. Thorne, who preceded her in death on Aug. 10, 1979.
Surviving are a son, Justin Thorne, Moorefield; four daughters, Arlena Sites, Quicksburg, Va., Juanita Brady and Sylvia Sites, both of Petersburg, and Betty Barbe, Old Fields; two sisters, Mary Alice Conrad, Petersburg, and Carrie Bergdoll, Augusta; four brothers, Ronald Mauzy, Petersburg, Raymond Mauzy, Dorcas, Marvin Mauzy, Falls Church, Va., and Glen Mauzy, Petersburg; 17 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three grandsons, Michael Earl Brady, infant Bruce Wayne Sites and infant Kenneth Dewayne Sites; a great-grandson, infant Hayes Coppe; a sister, Viola Mongold; and three brothers, James Mauzy, the Rev. Carl Mauzy and Virgil Mauzy.
Mrs. Thorne was a homemaker.
She was a member of Brake Church of the Brethren.
Funeral Arrangements: Friends will be received at Schaeffer Funeral Home today from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be at Brake Church of the Brethren Friday at 2 p.m. with Pastor Craig Howard officiating. Interment will follow in Brake Cemetery in Dorcas. Memorial donations may be made to Brake Church of the Brethren or Gideons International. 
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  Earl M. Thorne (1911 - 1979)*
*Calculated relationship
Brake Cemetery
Grant County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Lockhart Stockdale
Record added: May 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69393491
Ada Ray Thorne
Added by: P.J. Funkhouser
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