He was born in Dolph, Arkansas to Joseph and Rosa (Smith) Thrasher on July 22, 1923.
He is survived by his three sons, Dean Thrasher, Guy Thrasher, and Lew Thrasher; his daughters, Vicki Staples and Janice Thrasher; his sister, Edna Peters; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Bertha, and his sister, Delia.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, December 19, 2014 at 10am in the Ball & Dodd Chapel, 5100 W. Wellesley Ave., Spokane, WA.
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