Obituary of Edith Irene Thompson
Passed away on January 28, 2019, Edith Irene Thompson, at the Dr. Hugh Twomey Health Center, Botwood. She was 80 years of age.
Edith, beautiful mother, grandmother and friend. Edith was a member of Jubilee Pentecostal Temple, her Lord and her Church were very important to her. She was a member of the Women’s Ministries and a Sunday school teacher. She had many loves in her life. One of them being her “precious baby”, her cat Pansy. She enjoyed blueberry picking, feeding her grandchildren and also fishing with her son-in-law’s during cod season, but most important were her family. She loved them unconditionally and they were all her “golden angels who were full of gold.”
She was predeceased by her parents Arthur and Rita LeDrew; brothers Hubert, Harry, Lestor, Pleman; sisters Dorothy, Elma. She leaves to mourn her husband John, sons Gregory, Stephen (Carla); daughters Beverly (John), Jacqueline (Paul), Tammy (Rick); sister Loraine (Allan); brothers Melvin (Linda), Norman (Theresa); grandchildren Vicki (Lionel), Nicholas (Krista), Patrick (Raelane), Travis (Hayley), Timothy (Keeley), Ashlee, Courtnee; great grandchildren Johnathan, James, Calvin, Gavin, Jaycie, Rory, Camryn, Owen and a circle of other relatives and friends. Pastors Moral Bess and Edwin White will conduct the funeral service from Jubilee Pentecostal Temple on Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 at 11 A.M. Interment will follow at the Pentecostal cemetery, Botwood. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hoskins Funeral Home, Botwood. Pallbearers will be Nicholas and Patrick Keough, Travis Thompson, Timothy Keough, Johnathan Collins, Vicki Warford-Wicks, honorary pall bearer will be Melvin LeDrew.
Special thanks to the staff and Dr. Jody Woolfrey at the Dr. Hugh Twomey Health Center, Botwood. You treated our mother as important as a family member. You truly care for your patients and it shows. We appreciated all that you did for our mother, The Thompson Family.
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