Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Lucille Thigpen

Lucille Thigpen, age 95, formerly of Gallion, passed away October 10, 2012.  Graveside service will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, at Demopolis Memorial Gardens.  The family will receive friends following the service at the First United Methodist Church of Demopolis Fellowship Hall.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Jason Thigpen Sr.

She is survived by her two sons, Henry Jason Thigpen Jr. and his wife Linda of Fayette and Carl Sitter Thigpen and his wife Alice of Birmingham; grandchildren, Jason Thigpen and his wife Elizabeth, Tyler Thigpen, Josh Thigpen and his wife Anna, Dylan Thigpen, and Shelby Thigpen; and three great-grandchildren, Colton, Kaylee, and Caroline.

She was a teacher and homemaker who loved her church and family, enjoyed cooking, and read extensively.

The family would like to extend our appreciation to the staff of Morningside of Fayette for their dedicated service and love.

Kirk Funeral Home (Demopolis) directing.

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