Elsie Mae Thompson

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Elsa Mae Thompson

Elsie Mae Thompson, 85, of Piggott, Ark., passed away April 21, 2017, at her residence in Piggott.

She was born on September 26, 1931, in Pollard, Ark., and was the daughter of the late William "Bill" Fred and Gladys Lavena (Krick) Scheffler.

She was united in marriage to Clifford Dwayne Thompson and he preceded her in death in 1992.

She was also preceded in death by her brother, Harold Scheffler, and two sisters, Wanda Palmer and Ruby Hampton.

Survivors include her son, Steve Thompson and fiancÚ Laura Guile of Piggott; grandson, Ryan Thompson of Licking, Mo.; brother, Fred Scheffler and wife Faye of Piggott; sister, Bonnie Nelson of Fort Smith, Ark.; and many other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 29, at the First Church of God, of Piggott, with Gary Laughlin officiating. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott is in charge of the arrangements.