Dora F. Thurmond, 93

MAY 27, 1919-JAN. 15, 2013

January 23, 2013

Dora Florentine (Schleigh) (Holsinger) Thurmond, 93, of Devonshire Road, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at Country Manor Living in Jerome, Pa.

Born May 27, 1919, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Charles F. and Mabel V. (Barber) Schleigh.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Markwook Luther "Jack" Thurmond Sept. 20, 2012.

She was a graduate of Hagerstown High School Class of 1937.

She was employed by F.W. Woolworth of Hagerstown for 16 years and Miller Furniture Store of Hagerstown for four years.

She was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church of Hagerstown and The Order of Eastern Star Chapter 89 of Hagerstown.

She is survived by son, Charles Holsinger and wife, Yvonne, of Davidsville, Pa.; grandson, Dr. David Holsinger and wife, Kimberly, of Ebensburg, Pa.; great-grandsons, Daniel Holsinger, Brian Holsinger, Scott Holsinger and Matthew Holsinger all of Ebensburg; brother, Harold Schleigh; stepbrother, C. Franklin Schleigh; stepsister, Donna Schleigh Hull; nephews, Gary Schleigh, Charles "Sonny" Schleigh, David Schleigh, Jackie Schleigh and Thomas Schleigh; and niece Susan Schleigh Sowers of Hagerstown.

She was preceded in death by a brother, C. Leonard Schleigh and stepbrother, Raymond Schleigh.

A memorial service will be held Saturday Feb. 9, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md., with the Rev. Stephen D. Robison officiating. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park of Hagerstown.

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