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Clare G. Thoburn
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Obituary for Clare G. Thoburn

Clare G. Thoburn, 78, passed away May 12, 2018.

Born in Wakefield, MA, she was a member of First Baptist Church of Norfolk.

Clare was preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Ida Glidden; brothers, Lloyd, Earle, and Richard Glidden; and a granddaughter, Emily Haley. Left to cherish her memory: her husband, Lyle C. Thoburn; daughters, Joyce Clare Hicks and husband, Dyrell, Janet E. Tortora and husband, Mike, Ruth A. Haley and husband, Bill, and Hope Thoburn Davis and husband, Chuck; grandchildren, Stephen, John, and Matthew Hicks, Kimberly Williams, Angela Wilson, Marisa Tortora, Kelly, Katie, and Courtney Haley, Rachel and Renee Davis; and great-grandchildren, Josiah and David Williams, Kyle Davis.

The family will receive friends at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Indian River Chapel on Wednesday, May 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at First Baptist Church of Norfolk. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be offered to the family at

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Indian River Chapel

6568 Indian River Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23464





2:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Norfolk

312 Kempsville Road
Norfolk, VA 23502

Cemetery Details


Woodlawn Memorial Gardens

6309 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23502


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