Betty Anne Thompson
February 16, 1933 – December 2, 2018
TUSCALOOSA - Betty A. Thompson, age 85 died December 2, 2018 peacefully at home with her family. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 2p.m. at Indian Lake Baptist Church with Bro. Tim Tindle and Bro. Albert Lyles officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park with Sunset Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial Provider, directing.Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Betty was born in Tuscaloosa and grew up in the Big Sandy Community. She was married to William “Billy” C. Thompson for 55 years before having to say good-bye to him in 2011. Betty dedicated her entire “working life” to the grocery business, where she worked at Jitney Jungle, Bruno’s and Food World. She was a member of Indian Lake Baptist Church where she helped with anything they would allow her to and was a constant witness for her Lord. Betty had a wonderful life filled with the love of her Lord and Savior and her family and friends. Her sense of humor and ability to laugh at every possible opportunity is what made her journey with Alzheimer’s bearable. Her beautiful smile will be missed. Betty was preceded in death by her husband William “Billy” C. Thompson; parents, Josh and Vivian Carpenter; brothers, JC Carpenter and Robert Carpenter; and sister, Mary Joyce Carpenter. She is survived by her daughter, Connie Thompson; son, Greg Thompson; granddaughter, Candace Thompson; grandsons, Chase and Colby Thompson; and great-grandson, Knox Thompson. Pallbearers are Chase Thompson, Colby Thompson, Jimmy Sexton, Donald Thompson, Bo Ball and Jackson Foster. The family would like to thank all caregivers, with a special thank you to Nikki Poe with Area Agency on Aging of West Alabama, Logan, Hope, Bro. Bill, Linda and Kimberly with Journey Hospice, Dr. Regina Harrell, Tiffany, Rita with Always There, Dianne Foster, Norma Ball, Bobbie Sue Hall, Tammy Ewing and Jenna Ewing for their love and support during this journey. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donating to Area Agency on Aging of West Alabama, Journey Hospice or Alzheimer’s research.
- Family Will Receive Friends Wednesday, December 5, 2018
- Celebration of Life Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Betty Anne Thompson
December 3, 2018
So sorry for your loss of this sweet Mother, Grandma and friend to many. Betty was a sweet person and will be missed by many. Prayers for the Family.