Omie Lee Word Thigpen
Posted on June 25, 2012
Omie Lee Word Thigpen, 83, of Rogersville died Thursday, June 2V, 2012 at Lauderdale Christian Nursing I-tome. She was a member of Romine Church of Christ.
Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00 — 5:00 pm. at Rogersville Funeral Home. Funeral service will be Monday at 10:00 a.m. in the chapel with Phillip Barnes officiating. Burial will follow in Hammond Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Edward Thigpen; sons, James Thigpen, Ray
(Jewelene) Thigpen and Randy (Gail) Thigpen; daughters, Charlotte Gatlin and Sandy (Jimmy) Black; brothers, Dayton (Lenora) Word, Frank (Hazel)
Word and Travis (Cathy) Word and sisters, Mauvlene Schmittou, Dottie Chumbley, Sue (Calvin) Strickland, Judy (Robert) Jackson and Nela Norton.
14 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren also survive.
The family would like to thank Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home, Heritage Ministries and neighbors, friends and family for their love and compassionate care.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Lauderdale Christian Nursing Home, 2019 Co. Rd. 394, Killen, AL 35645.