Betty Cothran Thompson

February 22, 1930May 2, 2018

Betty Cothran Thompson, age 88, widow of the late Charles Cleo Thompson, passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018.

Born in Greenville County, she was a daughter of the late John Thomas and Corrie Elizabeth Ridgeway Cothran. Mrs. Thompson was a graduate of Ware Shoals High School and supported her husband for over 50 years in his business, Sunshine Cleaners and Laundry in Greenville. She was a member of Laurel Baptist Church for more than 60 years.

Mrs. Thompson is survived by a son, Donald Gary Thompson (Lynn) of Piedmont; four grandchildren, Macon Thompson (Denise) of Florida, Ian Thompson (Stephanie) of Greenville, Tierney Rupert (Scott) of Florida, and Taralyn Sawyer (Nicholous) of North Carolina; seven great grandchildren; a sister, Mary Cothran of Greenville; a daughter-in-law, Sharon Thompson; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Randall Keith Thompson.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.


Betty Cothran Thompson

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