Evelyn Eads Thompson, age 81, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Magnolia, passed away, Saturday, November 13, 2021, at her residence.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John “Hank” Thompson; her parents Lee and Lorena Gardner Eads; a sister, Ethel Goff and two brothers, David and Orvell Eads.
Evelyn is survived by a daughter, Anetra (Bruce) Palmer-Ball of Louisville; a son, Roger Thompson of Elizabethtown, two sister, Stella Redman and Linda Thompson both of Mt. Sherman; three brothers, Charles Eads of Vine Grove, Fielding “Cotton” Eads of Cox’s Creek and Larry Eads of Summersville and a close friend whom she loved like a granddaughter, Cheynna Grissom.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, November 18, at Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home in Magnolia with Bro. Troy Benningfield officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Zion Church Cemetery.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.