Neva Jane Thompson

Neva Jane Thompson, 83, of Frankfort, passed away May 8, 2021 at her home.  She was born on January 31, 1938 in Princeton, Indiana to Floyd A. and Goldie Alice (Young) Cox.  She married Donald Eugene Thompson, Sr. on July 31, 1959 in Moran, Ind. and he preceded her in death on April 25, 2005.

Neva was a 1955 graduate of Frankfort High School.  She was a homemaker and had worked as a Podiatry Assistant for Dr. Marjorie C. Morris, DPM. For 13 years.  She had also worked for J.C. Penney, Jule Simons, and Mallorys in Frankfort.  She was a member of the Woodmen of the World and it’s sorority Tau Phi Lambda, the VFW, American Legion, and Eagles Auxiliaries and the Women of the Moose.  She enjoyed Bingo, ceramics, and word search books.

Surviving are her Sons: Donald E. (Jill) Thompson, Jr. of Rossville, Jerome L. Thompson of Frankfort, and Jay A. (Myra) Thompson of Englewood, Florida; Sister: Margaret (Dorcel) Birden of Lafayette; 7 Grandchildren; and 3 Great-Grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter: Norma Jane Kirkman, son: Jeffrey A. Thompson, 1 sister, 1 brother, and a sister-in-law.

Private Family Services will be held at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort.  Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Neva’s honor to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 North Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL  60601.  Please visit, where you may leave a message for the family.

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  1. To Neva’s family, so sorry to hear of your loss. I’ve known your family since you lived on Oak Street beside Mrs. Mihay. We lived at 1302 Oak St and all of those houses are gone now! We got reacquainted again at the VFW. Thinking about you. Hoppy & Jeanie Bray

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