Jean Thompson

Jean Thompson

Laurel, MS

Jean Frost Thompson, 88, of Laurel, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Stone Mountain, Ga.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan.22, at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Laurel, with burial in Lake Park Hills Cemetery.

A graduate of Hattiesburg High School, she graduated from TCU in Texas. She was a long-time member of Covenant Presbyterian Church, where she sang in the choir.

A native of Hattiesburg, she was married for 55 years to Dr. Robert Thompson of Laurel.

She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Frost of Hattiesburg and the sister of Joy Garraway and Sue Gouchie.

She is survived by two daughters: Cheryl Bowne of Huntsville, Ala. and Deborah Jackson of Stone Mountain, Ga.; six grandchildren, Heather Costanza of Huntsville, Jeremy Jackson and Benjamin Jackson of Stone Mountain, Corrie Hayes of Birmingham, and Hannah Holden and Billy Holden, both of Alpharetta, and one great-granddaughter, Collins Hayes of Birmingham.

She was preceded in death by her husband and her daughter, Erin Holden.

Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Laurel. Memory Chapel of Laurel is in charge of the arrangements. To view and sign the family guest book, visit

Funeral Home

Floral Hills Funeral Home and Cremation Services
3150 Lawrenceville Highway Tucker, GA 30084
(770) 491-3021

Published in the Hattiesburg American on Jan. 19, 2013