Mrs. Margaret Yvonne Thompson passed away peacefully at the E.T. York Haven Hospice Care Center in Gainesville on Sunday, november 12, 2017.
Yvonne was born May 21, 1937. She was raised in High Springs. She married Colon Thompson in 1952. Most of her adult life was spent as a housewife caring for her family in their home in Brooker. She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, Robert “Bob” Thomson and Juanita Standridge Register, and two infant brothers, Luther Thomson and George register.
Yvonne is survived by children: Mike Thompson of Gainesville, Larry, Linda and Robbie Thompson of Brooker; two sisters: Susie McDuffie of McRae, GA and Rosemary Prokop of DeFuniak Springs; one brother: Buddy Register of High Springs; Eight grandchildren: Shawn Thompson, Brad Parker, Stephanie Runion, Amanda Thompson, Chad Thompson, Jarod Thompson, Colby Thompson, and Jason Thompson; Eight great grandchildren: Hunter, Dalton, Blake, Tyler, Preston, Cheyenne, Aiden, Emma and Brantley.
Graveside funeral services will be held Friday, November 17, 2017 at 11:00 am at Elzey Chapel Cemetery near Worthington Springs. The family will receive friends at Evans-Carter Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 6-8 pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly request donations be made for the benefit of Emma Parker’s continued medical care. Donations can be mailed to Brad Parker, 5100 SE 1st Street, Trenton, Fl 32693.