- Last Updated on 10:27 AM 07/17/12
Ms. Thelma Thompson of Derby, Conn. died Friday, July 13, 2012, at Birmingham Nursing Home in Derby at the age of 87.
Ms. Thompson was born in Pittsylvania County on Sept. 1, 1924 to the late Mr. Nathan Thompson and Mrs. Sarah Barbour Thompson.
Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Helen Marie Edmondson of Halifax; two grandchildren, Mrs. Felicia Edmondson Baugh of Apex, N.C. and Mrs. Brenda Edmondson Coleman of Crystal Hill; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Mrs. Carolyn Aikens of Brooklyn, N.Y.; one brother, Mr. Herman Thompson of Danville; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Ms. Thompson will be Friday, July 20, 2012, at 1 p.m. at The Crawford House chapel in Halifax.
The family will receive friends at the home of Mrs. Helen Marie Edmondson, 2073 Leighwood Trail, Halifax, VA. Public viewing for family and friends will be Friday beginning at 11 a.m. at The Crawford House chapel.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.