Barbara A. Thompkins (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Thursday, October 8, 2009. Mrs. Barbara A. Thompkins of Bussey Road, the devoted wife of Rev. Stewart T. Thompkins. Mrs. Thompkins was a lifetime member of Gardner Grove Baptist Church. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. from Gardner Grove Baptist Church, 3511 Wheeler Road, with Reverend Dr. Rufus Copeland officiating. Interment will be in Mount Olive Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Gardner Grove Baptist Church. Other survivors are three daughters, Barbara Maria Thompkins, Edythe S. Thompkins and Bridgette T. Phillips (Kenneth); six grandchildren, Stewart, William, Alexander, Kenya, Kami and Kenay; one sister, Doris Parks (John), all of Augusta, GA; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends. Friends may call the residence or W. H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901 (706) 722-6401. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-October 11, 2009