Bellville, Ga. — Gloria Elizabeth Easterling Thompson, 80, passed away November 24, 2018, at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro after a long illness. She was a native of Pensacola, Florida, but lived in Evans County most of her life. She was a member of Bellville United Methodist Church, Bellville Loins Club and retired from Ag South and Ogeechee Technical College. She was preceded in death by her mother and stepfather; Elizabeth and Glenn Sikes, father, J.T. Easterling; sisters, Delores Smith and Peggy Hendrix; brothers, Ted and Jim Easterling.
SURVIVORS: Her husband of 61 years, Rommie Thompson; daughters, Paula T. Brown, Trudy Thompson; son Joel and Bonnie Thompson; grandchildren, Josh and Lori Brown, Luke and Britani Thompson and Lauren Thompson; great-grandchildren, Lizzie Brown, J.T. Brown and Lawton Thompson; brother in-laws, Delmas Hendrix and G. W. and Marvelle Thompson; sister in-law, Janie Prosser, many nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: Monday, November 26, 2018, 4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home.
FUNERAL: Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 1:00 p.m. at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home Chapel.
BURIAL: Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Glennville, Georgia
REMEMBRANCE: Bellville U.M.C., P.O. Box 159, Bellville GA., 30404, Bellville Lions Club P.O. Box 32 Bellville, GA., 30404 or Ogeechee Area Hospice, 200 Donehoo St., Statesboro, GA., 30458
Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Statesboro Herald, November 25, 2018
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