Mary Thompson

THOMPSON, Mary “Garnell,” 83, of Martins Ferry, Ohio, died Thursday, January 24, 2008, in East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry.

She was born October 11, 1924 in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Joseph and Martha Castillow Hores.

Garnell was a retired X-ray assistant; and a former member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Bridgeport.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Danny Joe Thompson; and a brother, Kenneth Hores.

Garnell is survived by her husband, Carl Vincent Thompson; a son, Russell Thompson and his wife, Sharon, of Kissimmee, Fla.; a daughter, Carla Wilson and her husband, Dale, of Colerain; a brother, Russell Hores of Brookside; two sisters, Betty Lou Shurtz of Carrollton, Ohio and Rose Brumbach of Amsterdam, Ohio; five grandchildren, Tammy Birchler and her husband, Scott, of Kissimmee, DJ Hammond and his wife, Jennifer, of Virginia, Russell Thompson, Jr. of Jacksonville, Fla., Tiffany Thompson of Canal Winchester, Ohio and Dale Wilson, Jr. of Colerain; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Road, Brookside, where funeral services will be held Monday at 10 a.m. with Father Dale Tornes officiating.

Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove.

Mary Thompson

THOMPSON, Mary “Garnell,” 83, of Martins Ferry, Ohio, died Thursday, January 24, 2008, in East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry.

She was born October 11, 1924 in Wheeling, the daughter of the late Joseph and Martha Castillow Hores.

Garnell was a retired X-ray assistant; and a former member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Bridgeport.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Danny Joe Thompson; and a brother, Kenneth Hores.

Garnell is survived by her husband, Carl Vincent Thompson; a son, Russell Thompson and his wife, Sharon, of Kissimmee, Fla.; a daughter, Carla Wilson and her husband, Dale, of Colerain; a brother, Russell Hores of Brookside; two sisters, Betty Lou Shurtz of Carrollton, Ohio and Rose Brumbach of Amsterdam, Ohio; five grandchildren, Tammy Birchler and her husband, Scott, of Kissimmee, DJ Hammond and his wife, Jennifer, of Virginia, Russell Thompson, Jr. of Jacksonville, Fla., Tiffany Thompson of Canal Winchester, Ohio and Dale Wilson, Jr. of Colerain; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Road, Brookside, where funeral services will be held Monday at 10 a.m.

Interment will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove.