|Birth: ||May 11, 1926|
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 2010|
Agnes Marie Ashworth Thompson, 84, of Lake Charles, LA died at 12:17 PM on Sunday, July 18, 2010.
Mrs. Thompson was born May 11, 1926 in Starks, LA, where she attended Starks High School. She lived in Westlake for a number of years, before traveling the world with her husband during his Air Force Career. In 1974 she moved back to the Lake Charles / Westlake area. Mrs. Thompson worked most of her life as a teller at a number of banks around the country. She was a member of the Krewe de la Noblesse, serving as queen in 1989. She attended Trinity Baptist Church and participated in a number of civic organizations. She will always be remembered as a wonderful seamstress and cook, and enjoyed making jelly for all her friends and family.
Mrs. Thompson is survived by her daughter, Joyce Smith of Lake Charles; brother, Jimmie Ashworth and wife Alice of Westlake; sister-in-law, Shirley Ashworth of Corvallis, OR; grandchildren, John Fayko, III and wife Pam, Missy Abraham and husband Jim, and Wayne Smith, all of Lake Charles; great-grandchildren, J.K., Chance, and Elizabeth Fayko and Anne Marie and Tillie Abraham; along with a number of nieces, nephews, other family members, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William E. Thompson; an infant son; parents, Hugh and Lida Ashworth; sister, Dorothy Hebert; brothers, Howard and Horace Ashworth.
Her funeral service will be at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Reverend Steve James will officiate. Burial will follow in Consolata Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM and continue on Wednesday from 8:00 AM until the start of the service.
The family would like to express a special word of thanks to Dr. King White for extending her life and the wonderful care they received.
Donations can be made to the American Heart Association, 126 Arlington, Lake Charles, LA 70605 or the National Kidney Foundation, 8200 Hampson St. Suite 425, New Orleans, LA 70118-1063.
Photo and obit from Johnson Funeral Home.
Hugh Ashworth (1894 - 1937)
Lida Brasher Ashworth (1897 - 1980)
Howard Hugh Ashworth (1919 - 1990)*
Harold Ashworth (1920 - 1924)*
Horace Ashworth (1923 - 1971)*
Agnes Marie Ashworth Thompson (1926 - 2010)
Dorothy Lee Ashworth Hebert (1929 - 2009)*
Maintained by: Suzanna ღ Ashworth
Originally Created by: Gloria Bello
Record added: Jul 20, 2010
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Thinking of you today, dear Agnes Marie. May you rest in sweet heavenly peace, in the loving arms of Jesus.|
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Suzanna ღ Ashworth
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