- Last Updated on 04:02 PM 11/27/13
Ruth Thompson Torian, 87, of 6090 Bethel Road, Scottsburg died Nov. 26, 2013 at The Woodview. She was born Feb. 10, 1926 in Halifax County the daughter of the late Harry H. Thompson and Evelyn Mayes Thompson.
Mrs. Thompson was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, and was a retired food clerk at the World of Sports.
Her survivors include one son, Paul G. Torian and wife Janice of Scottsburg; three sisters, Frances Throckmorton of Scottsburg, Christine Polseck of Titusville, Fla. and Evelyn Phillips of Rockville; one brother, Owen Thompson of Scottsburg; two grandchildren, Shawn G. Torian and wife Amy of Scottsburg and Shannon T. Snow and husband Andy of Wilmington, N.C.; and two great-grandchildren, Lily and Levi Torian.
In addition to her parents, two sisters, Florence Krempler and Shirley Covington; and three brothers, Robert, George and Herbert Thompson, also preceded Mrs. Torian in death.
A graveside service will be held Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Clover Cemetery with the Rev. Greg Smith officiating.
The family will receive friends at the home of Paul and Janice Torian, 6100 Bethel Road, Scottsburg.
For memorials consider a favorite charity.
Online condolences may be made at www.brooksfhinc.com
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home, South Boston.