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“I always loved David. He was a great man. A great spirit. I loved his sense of humor and respect. He worked hard for everything he had. He had many...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Junean Gorman - Appleton, WI

“David's father was the brother of my grandmother, Ruth Thornburg Myers. Please accept our family's sympathy on his passing. David and Barbara Myers...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: David Myers - knoxville, TN

“MIke, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. I just saw it on Connie's facebook. I really hate that I missed the services. My thoughts and...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Steve Kilgore - Knoxville, TN

“Our sympathies are with you. David will be missed. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Cynthia L Thornburg Schnell daughter of Harold & Barbara Thornbu - KY

“A great neighbor,a generous friend ,a dear man. We will remember him fondly and pray for his eternal soul. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: jim and mary jane evans - powell, TN

“Mike, Sorry for the loss. We will all miss david. He is with good company now. Your parents were always good to me, i enjoyed spending time with...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Doug n Lisa Hunt - powell, TN

“David had such a large impact on our lives. It was such a joy to be his neighbor and friend. In the few years of living next to him, we came to...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Brenda and Ralph Bailey - Powell, TN

“David was a good friend. I will miss him very much. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Merle Duff - Knoxville - Friend

“David was a great person and friend. I wish he had lived long enough to see fireball Roberts in the hall of fame. I miss David and Tia. Rest in...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Vicki Richey - Knoxville, TN


Thornburg, David H.- age 74, of Powell, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2012 at his home. He was a member of West Haven Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the U.S Army, a 32nd degree Mason at Charles McKinney Lodge #433 F&AM, and retired from Norfolk Southern Railway with over 40 years of service. He is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Connie Thornburg; granddaughters, Alexandria Thornburg and Hailee Ann Noland; and close cousin Virginia Hudson and husband Bill. The family would like to express special thanks to Mary Jane Evans and Family and Ralph and Brenda Bailey for their care, love, and support. Family and friends are invited to meet at 12:45 pm Monday, May 7, 2012, at Sherwood Memorial Gardens for a 1:00 pm graveside service with Rev. Geoff Prows officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm Sunday, May 6, 2012, at ROSE MORTUARY BROADWAY CHAPEL. Online obituary may be viewed and condolences extended at www.rosemortuary.com