Wilma Thompson, 92, passed away on Monday, April 1, 2013, at Chanute Health Care Center.
She was born on Nov. 17, 1920, in Osborne to Elmer and Hazel (Sellers) Yarnell. On Jan. 29, 1939, she married Joseph Claude Thompson in Kimball. He preceded her in death on July 27, 1973.
Wilma is survived by her children, Joe and Carol Thompson, Elsmore, Milly and Larry Cress, Belton, Texas, Garry Thompson, Elsmore, and Dixie and Richard Scobee, Welda; 10 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; and one brother, Laurel Yarnell, Buffalo.
The family will receive friends today from 6 to 8 p.m. at Penwell-Gabel Gibson Chapel.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Penwell-Gabel Gibson Chapel. Burial will follow in Leanna Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Tri-Valley Developmental Services and may be left with the funeral home.
Penwell-Gabel Gibson Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
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