The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

April 22, 2013

Louise Thompson


Sunday, April 21, 2013 — Louise Elizabeth Thompson, 83 years of age, of Stanfield, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013, at CMC Northeast in Concord.

Mrs. Thompson was born December 14, 1929, in Kershaw County, S.C., to the late Joseph Darling Baker and the late Theola Myers Baker.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Benny Tillman Thompson, in 1985.

The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Hartsell Funeral Home in Midland.

The funeral service was at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Providence Baptist Church, 3334 Providence Road, Kershaw, S.C. There was a one hour state prior to the hour of the service. Rev. Dwight Mabry officiated. Burial followed at Providence Baptist Church Cemetery.

Survivors include son, Benny Thompson and wife Cheryl Ann of Ohio; two daughters, Pat Clontz and husband Jerry of Stanfield, N.C. and Oletta Johnson of S.C.; sister, Minnie Lee Thompson of S.C.; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Stanly County, 960 N. First St., Albemarle, NC 28001.

Hartsell Funeral Home is serving the Thompson family.

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