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In Memory of

Grace Scally Thompson

January 19, 1922 - March 29, 2015

Obituary


Mrs. Grace Scally Thompson, 93 passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Moses Cone Hospital.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. The family will receive friends following the service at Grace's home.

Grace was born January 19, 1922, in Detroit, Michigan to the late John T. and Josephine Scally. She was adopted into a family of twelve; Grace being the youngest. She lived and worked in Europe and California before moving back to Michigan. There she met...

Mrs. Grace Scally Thompson, 93 passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Moses Cone Hospital.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church. The family will receive friends following the service at Grace's home.

Grace was born January 19, 1922, in Detroit, Michigan to the late John T. and Josephine Scally. She was adopted into a family of twelve; Grace being the youngest. She lived and worked in Europe and California before moving back to Michigan. There she met and married William Thompson later in life and helped raise his two young boys. Grace loved her family and the Catholic Church.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Thompson was preceded in death by her husband, who passed in 1988, William Thompson and all of her siblings. She is survived by her sons, Paul Thompson and his wife Rhonda of Brown Summit, Terry Thompson and his wife Kathy of Maryland, Tony Thompson and his wife Barbara of Michigan and her grandchildren, Lydia, Cassie, Jimmy, Mark, Matthew and Kevin. Also surviving are her special friends and caregivers, Marty, Nichole and Lisa.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 30105, www.stjude.org.

Hanes Lineberry North Elm Chapel is assisting the family of Grace Thompson. Online condolences may be made to www.haneslineberryfunealhomes.com.