Obituaries for Tues., Sept. 17, 2013

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, September 17, 2013


Maude Wesley Thompson, 88, of River Falls, passed away Fri., Sept. 13, 2013, in the Opp Nursing Facility.

Funeral services were held on Sun., Sept. 15, at River Falls Baptist Church with the Rev. Harold Morris officiating and burial following in River Falls Cemetery with Keahey Funeral Home directing.

Survivors include her daughters, Olivia Willhite of Red Level and Barbara Ann Griggs of River Falls; a son, Bethel Ray (Marcia) Thompson of Elba; two brothers, Hubert Hammonds and Dennis Hammonds, both of River Falls; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Bethel Thompson; grandson, Marty Willhite; and granddaughter, Sheila Thompson.

Serving as pallbearers were Justin Broderway, Joe Travis, Roger Smith and David Hammonds.