9/9/2020 12:33:00 PM Fern M. Thompson, 91, Lytle-Welty Funeral Home
Fern M. Thompson, 91, of Madison died Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at Jewel Place in Madison.
Private family services will be held with interment to follow in Grandview Memorial Gardens in Madison. Lytle-Welty Funeral Home in Madison was entrusted with arrangements.
For over 20 years, she worked as an inspector at Conn Organ until her retirement in 1979. After retirement, she worked for Bob Hoffman in the Madison Township Trustee's office. She was a member of North Madison Christian Church, the Martha Circle of the King's Daughters and Sons, and the Democratic Women of Jefferson County. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, and playing cards, especially Euchre.
Born March 29, 1929, Mrs. Thompson was the daughter of George and Mary Parks Smart. On November 22, 1946, she was united in marriage to Dale L. Thompson. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include her children, Janet (Dwight) Short of Deputy, and Donnie (Darlene) and Tony (Sally) Thompson, both of Madison; sister, Helen Rose of Madison; grandchildren, Janice Brittain and Jessi Getz, both of Madison, Jill Bowman of Fort Wayne, Donmichael and Derek Thompson, both of Columbus, and Dia Thompson of Jeffersonville; 13 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Thompson was preceded in death by her husband; brother, Russell Smart; sister, Vera Duncan; and granddaughter, Julie Stucker.