my husband's grandparents were Alka and Bessie Thornsberry. Their daughter, Brenda is my husband's mother. And yes they were from Kentucky. Both Alka and Bessie are dead now but all of their children are alive except for Arthur who drowned as a young boy. both my husband John and I live in Oregon as well as his mother Brenda too. Bessie and Alka both died in Powers, Oregon. Their children were, Shirley, Barbara, Janet, Brenda, Raymond, Jim, Alka Jr., and Richard who are all still alive here in Oregon and doing good in exception to Arthur. well, if you want to know more my email address is email@example.com and my husband's mother Brenda Thornsberry -McCollum's email is firstname.lastname@example.org contact us!