Originally created 08/08/06

Eva J. Thompkins (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Ms. Eva Jean Thompkins, daughter of the late Rosa Lovett, of Madrid Drive entered into rest on Thursday, August 3, 2006 at her residence. Funeral will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2006 at 1 p.m. at B.A. Williams Memorial Chapel with Pastor Raymond Thompkins officiating. Ms. Thompkins, a native of Augusta, joined Mt. Calvary Baptist Church at an early age. She graduated in 1964 from Lucy Laney High School and retired in 1995 from University Hospital as a licensed practical nurse after 28 years of service. She was also a member of Eastview Community Club. Survivors are one son, Ahmed Saleem, Augusta; daughter-in-law, Pamela Saleem; one daughter, Janice Drayton, Augusta; son-in-law, Pastor Sammy Drayton; grandchildren, Bryan Saleem, Jaretha Drayton, Samantha Drayton, Jamel Saleem, Jahmad Saleem, William Saleem, Victoria Drayton; devoted aunt, Odessa Thompkins, Augusta; close cousin, Princess Robinson; close friend, Helen (Neat) Wormely, Carrie Anderson; a host of cousins and other relatives. Williams Funeral Home, 2945 Old Tobacco Road, Hephzibah, Ga. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-August 8, 2006