|Death: ||May 31, 2012|
Daily Post Athenian
May 31, 2012
Edda Rebekah Zearley Varner Tompkins
Edda Rebekah Zearley Varner Tompkins of Etowah died Thursday, May 31, 2012.
She was born in Wellsville, Ohio, in 1926, and was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Louise Marsden Zearley; six sisters, Margaret Evelyn Jackson, Sarah Elizabeth Wilson, Mary Louise Welch, Dorothy Beatrice Zearley, Betty Virginia Zearley and Dora Marie Renicker; one brother, Andrew Luther Zearley; her late husband, John W. Varner Sr.; and her eldest son, James G. Smith. She resided in Lisbon, Ohio, for 21 years before moving to Nashville, where she was a member of Eastern Star.
Survivors include her beloved husband, William Edward Tompkins, formerly of Wellsville, Ohio; one son and daughter-in-law, John William Varner and Dawn Varner; two daughters, Margaret Mae Dodson and Rebekah Lynn Groves; one daughter-in-law, Sara "Sally" Smith; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Created by: Glenda Rowland
Record added: Jun 07, 2012
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