|Birth: ||Aug. 30, 1919|
|Death: ||Dec. 28, 2009|
Jewel Barton Thompson a life time Paducah resident passed away Dec 28, 2009
at the age of 90 years, 3 months, 28 days.
GRAVE SIDE service will be held at McBee Family Funeral Home ( due to the weather)
at 11am, Wednesday, Dec 30th.
Jewel was born in Delwin, TX on Aug 30, 1919 to Avery Jack and Magnolia Barton.
She graduated High School with the Paducah class of ‘38. and married Leon Thompson
in 1938 at Paducah. Together they raised their family and she worked by Leon's side
farming, ranching and making a home for her husband and family. She put her husband
and family above all else and was never afraid of hard work. This was what gave
meaning to her life.
She was also a very accomplished seamstress, and did beautiful quilts and crocheting.
In her quiet time she worked in the flower and vegetable gardens.
Jewel is preceded in death by her husband of 65 years Leon Thompson
1 daughter - Patricia June Thompson and 1 brother A. J. Barton
She is survived by her son Larry Thompson, 1 daughter - Neva Liedtke both of Paducah
2 sisters - Viola McCain of Tulia, Ione Thoma of Ft Worth
2 grand children and 2 great grandchildren
Garden of Memories Cemetery
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Dec 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 46107844