Marie Elizabeth Compton

July 20, 1952February 23, 2018

Marie Elizabeth Compton, 65, passed away Feb. 23, 2018, at her home in Leeds. She was born July 20, 1952, the daughter of Fred Robert and Frances Newton Compton. She is survived by her mother Frances, brothers F. R. “Bobby” Jr., and David Compton, sisters Carol Ann (Jody) Welbourne, all of Leeds, and Susann (Dale) Hughey of Elko, NV. Marie also leaves behind beloved nieces, nephews, aunts, uncle, cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by her father. Funeral services by Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds, AL. Visitation 6-7pm. Services 7-8pm. Memorial donations may be made to the Marie Compton Memorial Fund, in care of Bobby Compton, 540 Markeeta Rd., Leeds, AL 35094


  • Visitation Tuesday, February 27, 2018
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Marie Elizabeth Compton

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Deborah Bailey Gribbon

February 26, 2018

So sorry to hear of Marie's passing. She was a beautiful girl and a good friend to me. I will never forget her.

Barbara Burdick

February 26, 2018

So proud to be a cousin to beautiful Marie. For years she has tenderly cared for her mother -- a promise she made to her daddy, who died in 1983. Marie blessed so many lives with her love and kindness. We will all miss her and are grateful for the time that we shared together. Heaven is rejoicing to welcome Marie Home.

Steve Karr

February 25, 2018

I was saddened to hear about Marie's passing. She was such a sweet person in school.

Ellen Goss/Hand

February 25, 2018

So sad for your family. What a sweet and beautiful woman - she was a great friend in high school! She will be missed!!!!!
Ellen Goss Hand

February 24, 2018

May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this very sad time
Psalms 29:11

Diane Jones

February 24, 2018

So many memories growing up with you!