Anna Elizabeth "Libby" (Smith) Thompson, 76, of Bloomfield, passed away at 4 a.m. Tuesday, March 22, 2005, at her residence.
Born April 24, 1928 in Tulip, she was the daughter of John M. and Susan (Stalcup) Smith. She had been married to Charles F. "Freddie" Thompson, who passed away June 27, 1999.
She was a shop owner for 19 years and worked at Tarzians and Crane NWSC for over six years. She was a custodian at Farmers & Mechanics Bank and a homemaker. She was a life member of the DAV Auxiliary #99, the American Legion Auxiliary #196, a member of AFGE Crane Local #1415, a member of the Singles Dance club and a member of the Tulip Church of God.
Survivors include: two sons, John D. Thompson of Bloomfield and James H. and his wife Joan Thompson of Bloomfield; one daughter Sandra E. and her husband Richard Ketchem of Linton; a brother James E. Smith of Bloomfield; two sisters, Frances P. Weaver of Indianapolis and Wilma Jean Vance of San Diego, Calif.; ten grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Charles F. Thompson, two brothers, John E. and Joseph F. Smith, a sister Betty LaPray, a son Freddie G. Thompson, and two great-grandchildren, Johnathan Pate and Jessica Pate.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home, Bloomfield, with Rev. Dean Hartman officiating. Burial will be in Solsberry Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. until the hour of services Friday at the funeral home.