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Obituary For

Harvey Thornbrough

12/03/1953 - 09/30/2017

Harvey Thornbrough passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017.  Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 5th in the Walker-Brown Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Edwina Kidd officiating. Interment will be at the Mt. Washington Cemetery in Lenapah. Arrangements are under the direction of Walker-Brown Funeral Home. Harvey Lewis Thornbrough was born December 3, 1953 in Nowata, OK to Vernon and Betty (Manard) Hagebusch. He married Jonna Smith on December 2, 2000 in Bartlesville. Harvey was known as the "Wheeler Dealer" of west Bartlesville, buying, selling and trading merchandise. He loved to joke with people and enjoyed riding motorcycles. He liked country western music, singing and dancing. Harvey is survived by his wife, Jonna of the home. Four sons: Chad Thornbrough of Ponca City, Bozy Thornbrough and wife Hali of Bartlesville, David Johnson and wife Brandy of Bartlesville and Spencer Pierce of Bartlesville. Two daughters: Christie Orcutt of Tulsa, Melissa Ballew and husband Charles of Bartlesville. His parents, Vernon and Betty Hagebusch, three sisters; Virginia Slape, Carol Brant and Laura Grissom. Harvey was blessed with 14 grandchildren, nephews; David, Timothy and Vernon Jacobs, Mikey Tindale, numerous nieces, other relatives and many friends. Harvey was preceded in death by his brother, Joe Thornbrough and a grandson.  Casket Bearers will be: Kaiden McGraw, Charles Ballew, Solomon Jacobs, Rainey Jacobs, Zephaniah Jacobs & Kilan Jacobs.



"Silver Wings" -- Vocalist - Shirley McCarty

"Joni Please Don't Cry"

"God Rest High"


Pastor Edwina Kidd


10/05/2017 06:00 pm
Walker-Brown Funeral Home Chapel
4201 E. Nowata Rd.
Bartlesville OK 747006


10/04/2017 02:00 pm - 10/05/2017 02:00 am
Walker-Brown Funeral Home
4201 E. Nowata Rd.
Bartlesville OK 74006


10/05/2017 08:00 pm
Mt. Washington Cemetery - Lenapah
West of City - Top of Hill
Lenapah OK


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  • Posted by Selmer & Chenya Henry from Nowata, Oklahoma
    Please accept our condolences to the Thornbrough & Smith Families..... Harvey will be greatly missed- I know we will certainly miss seeing him around town and the Doctors office where we would get into conversation...We always enjoyed seeing Harvey very nice man.... Selmer & I will greatly miss Harvey... Our Love Goes Out To Both Families....
    10/01/2017 at 02:07pm
  • Posted by Tammy Jaffee from Bartlesville , Oklahoma
    We are so sorry for your loss. Find comfort in the Lord and he will carry you through this time of loss and grief.
    10/02/2017 at 12:57am
  • Posted by Kimberly Watkins from BARTLESVILLE, Oklahoma
    I'm so sorry, he was such a great man. He will always be remembered. Peace and comfort for your family.
    10/03/2017 at 10:39am
  • Posted by Lori Alston from Bartlesville, Oklahoma
    So sorry for your loss. He will be greatly missed.
    10/03/2017 at 12:30pm
  • Posted by Curtis & Elizabeth Booth from Bartlesville, Oklahoma
    Harvey, you never met a stranger was always willing to help, see you in Heaven. You will be missed but not forgotten. Curtis & Elizabeth
    10/03/2017 at 06:43pm
  • Posted by Talisha Hudson from Bartlesville, Oklahoma
    Forever in my thoughts u where an awsome person we loved u and ur family as our own to ur family im so sorry for ur loss
    10/03/2017 at 08:19pm
  • Posted by Linda & Gary White from Copan, Oklahoma
    He will certainly be missed. Thoughts and prayers for family. Sorry for your loss.
    10/03/2017 at 09:51pm