MAY’S LICK | Elizabeth “Liz” Adamson Thompson, 87, of May’s Lick, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
She was a retired bookkeeper and secretary for the May’s Lick Mill and later was cashier at Jones May’s Lick Market.
Mrs. Thompson was born in Robertson County, on June 3, 1925, daughter of the late Rev. Earl and Robbie Chloe Wells Adamson.
She was a graduate of Deming High School and was the widow of James Raymond Thompson . At the time of his death on April 23, 1995, the couple had been married 51 years.
She had a knack for making friends in an instant and she saw the best in everyone. She loved unconditionally and will be missed by all that knew her. She was a member of Shannon United Methodist Church and the May’s Lick VFD ladies auxillary.
Survivors include a daughter, Jennifer (Dannie) Isaac of Carlisle; a son, Ricky (Lisa) Thompson of May’s Lick; three grandsons, Justin (Gretchen) Jones, Matthew Thompson, Will Thompson; a niece, Rosalyn (Jim) Jones; four great-nephews, James Myron (Kathy) Thomas, Billy (Missy) Thomas, Douglas Alan Harber and Donnie Harber; and countless friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband; a sister, Louise Harber ; and a son-in-law, Robert Jones.
Services will be conducted at 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan 3, 2013, at Palmer Funeral Home in May’s Lick with Bro. Bill Henry officiating.
Burial will follow in the Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Visitation 5-8 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials suggested to May’s Lick Volunteer Fire Department.
Condolences to www.palmerfuneralhome.net