Odessa L. Thompkins (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at University Hospital. Mrs. Odessa L. Thompkins of Savoy Street. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 9, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. from Beulah Grove Baptist Church, 1434 Poplar Street, Reverend Dr. Sam Davis, pastor-officiating. The interment will be in Southview Cemetery. She leaves to cherish her memories nine children: Lenora Thompkins, Faye (Jerome) Elmore, Sheryl Thompkins, Mary Alice Williams, Herman (Sheridda) Thompkins, Lobbock, TX, John (Anna) Thompkins, Leon (Victoria) Thompkins, Bobby Thompkins and Donald Thompkins; one sister, Louise Crane, Augusta, GA; two brothers, Jasper (Peggy) Lee, Atlanta, GA and LeRoy Evans; two goddaughters, Clemtine Bush, Atlanta, GA and Dora Green, Augusta, GA; fourteen grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; devoted friends, Shirley Samuels, Dr. and Mrs. Keith Sueling and Dr. and Mrs. Sam Davis. Friends may call the residence or W. H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901 (706) 722-6401. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-April 9, 2011