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Aletha Verleen Lay Thompson

April 15, 1937 October 12, 2018
Aletha Verleen   Lay Thompson
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Obituary for Aletha Verleen Lay Thompson

Verleen Lay Thompson, 81, widow of R. Gilbert Thompson, passed away Friday, October 12, 2018 in Georgetown, Kentucky, with her family by her side. She was born on April 15, 1937, in Casey County, Kentucky to the late Vernal and Anna Games Lay and spent many years in Midway, Kentucky. Verleen was a member and attended Central Church of God in Georgetown. She was a former employee at Midway Florist, where she loved working with flowers, and worked for many years with the Union Underwear Company. Verleen, enjoyed quilting, crafting and loved Bingo with her special sister in law, Jane.

Verleen is survived by her son, Ralph Gilbert (Teresa) Thompson, Jr. of Frankfort, Kentucky, daughters, Shelia (Butch) Armstrong and Terry (Ron) Jenkins, both of Midway, Kentucky; four grandchildren, Jenny Thompson, Ashley Thompson, Aletha (T.C.) Reed, and Stacey (Chris) Lykins; seven great grandchildren, Nathan Agee, Matthew Agee, Hailey Reed, Parker Lykins, Owen Lykins, William Nowlin, and Charlotte Nowlin. She is also survived by her brother, Chester Lay of Georgetown, Kentucky, her step grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her sisters, Yvonne Sparks and Imogene Yount.

Visitation will be 5 to 8 on Monday, October 15, 2018 at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Tuesday October 16, 2018 at 10 AM, at the funeral home with Rev. Sam Glenn officiating with burial following the service at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be grandsons and nephews.

The family would like to Thank the Staff at Windsor Gardens and the Staff of Amedisys for all their excellent care they gave their mother.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Central Church of God Building Fund, 700 Clayton Avenue, Georgetown, Kentucky 40324 or Bluegrass Hospice Care 1317 US HWY 62E, Cynthiana, Kentucky 41031.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tuckeryocumwilson.com


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Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

15

Oct

5:00 PM 10/15/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/15/2018 8:00:00 PM
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home

320 West Main Street
Georgetown, KY 40324

Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home
320 West Main Street Georgetown 40324 KY
United States

Service

Tuesday

16

Oct

10:00 AM 10/16/2018 10:00:00 AM
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home

320 West Main Street
Georgetown, KY 40324

Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home
320 West Main Street Georgetown 40324 KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Sunset Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

3250 Versailles Road
Versailles, Kentucky 40601

3250 Versailles Road Versailles 40601 Kentucky
United States
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