Patience-Montgomery Funeral Home

406 First Street, Jackson, MI


Tamra Telieth Thompson

July 30, 1958January 22, 2020

Tamra Telieth Thompson was born July 30, 1958 to Will and Sara Thompson Jr., both of whom preceded her in death. Tamra accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age. Educated at McCulloch Elementary and Spring Arbor University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree. Tamra went on to dedicate 31 years of her life to Consumers Energy as a Senior Analyst. Tamra's favorite past time was bowling and cooking for her family and friends. Tamra was a faithful and loyal member of the United Peoples Church. Her greatest life accomplishment by far was the birth of her son Korey K. Parker whom she doted on until her passing on January 22, 2020. She leaves her memories to: One son, Korey K. Parker (Delorean), two brothers Charles (Karen) and Columbus, four grandsons Corte’ L. Welch, Brandon W. Brunt, Carter K Parker and Korey M. Parker, One great grandchild Coreonna L. Welch, three nieces Christy K. Thompson, Chacara L. Thompson and Sarina Harden (Danyel) and two nephews Tavare Roney and Christopher Nelson and her four Honorary sisters Darlene Smith, Rose White, Marsha Patterson and Jennifer Lewis. Tamra leaves to mourn along with her family many relatives, friends and family. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the United People's Church (1500 S. Milwaukee St., Jackson, MI 49203) with Family Hour 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Family will receive friends for visitation on Monday, January 27, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Patience-Montgomery (406 First St., Jackson, MI). Tamra will be laid to rest at Roseland Memorial Gardens.

…….Lord I am with you always.


  • Visitation Monday, January 27, 2020
  • Family Hour Tuesday, January 28, 2020
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, January 28, 2020

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