Nancy Sue (Thornberry) Lowry, age 79 of Independence, Kansas passed away Monday, December 27, 2021 at the Medicalodges in Independence, Kansas.
Nancy Sue Thornberry Lowry was born April 16, 1942 in Coffeyville, Kansas to Otis and Vesta Thornberry. Nancy grew up in Coffeyville, Kansas and attended schools in Coffeyville.
On February 9, 1958 Nancy married Donald Sanders and to this union three children were born Carrie Sack, Mike Sanders and Donna McBride.
On April 16, 1973 Nancy married Bob Lowry and to this union two children were born Loretta Lowry and Lisa Seller. The couple made their home in Neodesha, Kansas. Nancy was a member of the Christ Church in Neodesha, Kansas. She loved shopping, gardening, birds, collecting jewelry and her baby girl.
Survivors include five children Carrie Sack and husband Tim of Independence, Kansas, Mike Sanders of Independence, Kansas, Donna McBride and husband Ron of Pittsburg, Kansas, Loretta Lowry of Neodesha, Kansas and Lisa Seller and husband Cody of Neodesha, Kansas; step children Randy Lowry, Jody (Kelly) Coy, and Jason Clifton; 17 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.
Nancy was preceded in death by her husband Robert O. Lowry Jr., step son Robert O. Lowry 3rd, her parents, one sister Barbara Porter and one brother Raymond Thornberry.
Cremation has taken place and Celebration of Life Graveside Services will be held at a later date under the direction of the Webb & Rodrick Chapel.