Obituary: Helen Thompson


Helen Thompson, 73 of Addison entered into rest Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Helen was born Nov. 10, 1946 in Cullman, Alabama. She worked as a cosmetologist in the Cullman area for many years until her retirement.  She was an avid reader, enjoyed playing solitaire and loved ice cream.

Visitation will be held Friday, July 17, 2020 from 6-8 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Addison, where services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. Terry Michael will officiate. Burial will follow in Blair Methodist Church Cemetery in the Blair community.

Helen is survived by her husband Ellous Thompson; daughter Kim Rooks and her husband Greg; granddaughters Katelyn Sudduth and her husband Holden and Kendall Rooks and her boyfriend Te’Marcus Johnson; brother Elwin Overton and his wife Marcelle; and nephew Kenneth Overton and his wife Lisa.

She was preceded in death by her son Glenn Thompson and parents Huey and Cordie Overton.