WATERTOWN – Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon, June 6 at the Hunter Funeral Home for Mrs. Thompson, 87, of Watertown. A homemaker and a graduate of Watertown High School, she died June 4, 2009 at her daughter’s home in Knoxville.
A member of the Round Lick Baptist Church, Mrs. Thompson was the daughter of the late Everett and Daisy Thorne Lasater.
Services were conducted by Rev. Donald Owens and Rev. Steve Mayle. Burial was at Wilson County Memorial Gardens in Lebanon.
Survivors include: children Beverly McKee of Knoxville and Ben Ray (Jackie) Thompson of Lebanon; grandchildren Bard (Carrie) Thompson of Murfreesboro, Kristi (Jake) Huckaby and Kaci Hunter – both of Lebanon.
Also surviving are great grandchildren Mason Edward Thompson, Taylor Renee Thompson, Hailey Rhea Hunter, Ethan Mark Hunter, Paige Allison Huckaby and Reise Avery Huckaby; nieces and nephews Kendra, William, Eddie and Tony Ricketts.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by husband Melvin Haskell "Hack" Thompson, sister Mable Ruth Lynch and nephew Kenneth Ricketts.
Family and friends served as pallbearers.
Hunter Funeral Home, Watertown, was in charge of arrangements.