Joyce Ann Thompson

May 31, 1939 ‒ May 17, 2017

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Joyce Ann Thompson, age 77, of Mount Vernon, OH, passed away on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon surrounded by her loving family. She was born on May 31, 1939 in Mount Vernon to the late Henry and Katherine (Beaves) Crawford.

Joyce graduated from Mount Vernon High School. She loved to read books, camping in her younger years, but most of all she loved being around her family.

She is survived by her daughter, Theresa (Rodney) Ewers; son, Jeffrey Thompson Sr; step daughter, Patricia Wilson; eight grandchildren, Kayla Riley, Joey Pilotti, Amber Pilotti, Jeffrey Thompson Jr., Shannon Kirkwood, Tony Kirkwood, Mike Thompson, Tonya Thompson; eight great grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; a sister, Linda (Allen) Lanham; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, Joyce is preceded in death by her husband, William H. Thompson Jr; step sons, Michael Thompson Sr, and Jack Thompson; a brother, Robert Crawford.

A graveside service will be held on Monday, May 22, 2017 beginning at 11AM in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens with Rev. Marvin Haught officiating.

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  • You are in my thoughts and prayers. Joyce was a wonderful woman.She will be missed.

  • Heart felt prayer’s, may God give you the strength, peace of mind, and family support during this painful good-bye.
    Life is amazing, love is unconditional that can’t be broken. Bless your parent’s as they celebrate being together once again.
    Sincerely JodišŸŒ¹

  • Jeff I’m so sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers go out to you & your family!