Services for Joan Thompson, 71, Eudora, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, March 17, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, Lawrence. Burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetary, Lawrence.
Mrs. Thompson died Tuesday, March 14, 2006, at her home.
She was born Feb. 21, 1935, in Lawrence, the daughter of Dale and Ida Viola (Tevis) Mayhew.
Mrs. Thompson was a homemaker.
She married Gerald Thompson. He preceded her in death in 2000.
Survivors include two sons, Gerald Thompson, Eudora; and Darrell Thompson, Topeka; three daughters, Beverlee Dover, Linwood; Peggy Yanek, St. Pete, Fla.; and Judy Salah, Lawrence; a brother, Dale Mayhew, Lawrence; a sister, Virginia Knight, Rock Hill, S.C.; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana, Lawrence.
The family suggests memorials to the VNA or Hospice Care of Douglas County sent in care of the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.