Laura Alice Thompson, 96, of Ashland, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, in King's Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.
Laura was born Dec. 2, 1921, in Ashland, to the late Lewis and Rosa Prince Thompson.
She was a former employee of Standard Overhaul and a member of Gospel Tabernacle Church.
In addition to her parents, Laura was preceded in death by one niece that she raised, Irene Coffee; four brothers, Aaron Thompson, Jerry Thompson, Gene Thompson and Jonas Thompson; and two sisters, Mary Massie and Katherine Thompson.
She leaves behind her nephew that she raised, James Thompson; and a host of extended family and friends.
Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Caniff Funeral Home in Westwood. Burial will be in Jr. Furnace Cemetery in Franklin Furnace.
Condolences may be sent to canifffuneralhome.com.
Published on January 11, 2018