Helen L Thompson

August 12, 1939May 17, 2013

Helen Louise (Polly) Thompson

A Mass of Christian Burial for Helen Louise (Polly) Thompson will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at St Anthony’s Catholic Church. Mrs. Thompson was born August 12, 1939, in Longview, Texas to Huey Dell and Helen Mitchell Butler, and passed into eternal rest on May 17, 2013 in Longview, Texas.

Polly as she was known to most was an School Teacher in the Longview Independent School District, as well as, a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha. She is preceded in death by her parents, and siblings, Dwight Butler, Lewis Butler, and Londell Butler. Polly leaves behind to cherish her memory, her loving husband of 52 years Joe H. Butler; her daughter, Daphne Thompson; son, Joe Butler, II; grandchildren, Chelsea Gabriel Thompson-Glover; Joe Thompson, III; Jacelyn Thompson-Daigle and husband Troy; and Haley Nicole Thompson; great grandchildren. Cameron Daigle and Lauren Daigle; her sister, Monday Lewis; and brother Huey Butler; as well as a host of cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. All services are under the direction of Lakeview Funeral Home.


  • Funeral Service Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Helen L Thompson

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rosie jackson-smith

May 23, 2013

i was deeply sadden to hear of Mrs Polly passing. i met her at my sister's beauty salon(Mrs Gladys). she was a joy and brought laughter to the salon. the family have our deepest sympathy.

May 23, 2013

May God give you peace. Friends from St. Mary's days. The Weisinger Family

Sharon Session-Hardaway

May 22, 2013

Daphne: I am truly saddened. Your mom was an amazing person.

If there is anything that I can do to help you in anyway, please do not hesitate to call me at anytime.

My sincere thoughts and prayers are with you & your family.

With deepest sympathy,

constable Cox

May 22, 2013

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

May 21, 2013


Byron Blacklock

May 21, 2013

Condolences to my cousins. My God's holy spirit comfort you during this time of bereivement. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you.

May 21, 2013

Our deepest sympathies during your time of loss. Please know that we are here for you.

With Love,
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Tommy Brock

May 21, 2013

My prayers and heart go out to this family, I remember Mrs. Thompson teaching me at Bramlette, she has always stood out as a teacher that made an impact on me, and she will forever be in our hearts and memories.

Wendy Bullard

May 21, 2013

Mrs. Thompson was my favorite teacher of all my school years. She wrote in my 4th grade year book "be a scientist". She inspired me to due my best and follow my dreams. Mrs. Thompson never showed favoritism. She was a wonderful person and teacher. My deepest sympathies to her family and friends.

Cecelia Butler

May 21, 2013

Uncle Joe, Daphne & Harold
My prayers are with you during this time! Much Love