Dec. 25, 1938 - Aug. 10, 2010
Grace Mae Thompson, 71, of Baileyville, dlied Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2010 at her residence. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Morning Star Baptist Church in Bailcyvillc, with Rev. H.L. Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Morning Star Cemetery.
Mrs. Thompson was born near Rosebud on Dec. 25, 1938 to Mark and Mary Helen Menifee Jones Sr. She lived in Falls and Milam counties all of her life. She married Jim Willie Thompson Sr. on Oct. 12, 1959. She worked at Rosebud Primary School, Heritage House Nursing Home and Halbcrt Hospital in Rosebud. She was a member of Morning Star Baptist Church where she served as Mission Treasurer, head of Bible School Craft Department and the food committee.
She is survived by her husband, Jim Willie Thompson Sr, of Baileyville; two sons; Jim Willie Thompson Jr. and Frankie Thompsonc both of Baileyville; five daughters, Kellie Brown and husband Robert, Gwen Mitchell, Mary Mitchell, Harriett Thompson, and Suzy Thompson all of Rosebud; two brothers, Bob Jones and Ira Jones, both of Rosebud; three sisters, Lillie Harrison of Waco, Bernice Whitfield and husband Artist of Rosebud, and Dcsie Beal of Houston; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
A Wake will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at Cook-Gerngross-Green-Patterson Funeral Home in Rosebud.