Martha F. Thompson, 83, of Petersburg, passed away on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at her residence.

Born in Czechoslovakia, she was the daughter of the late Karl and Mathilde Thomas Fietz, and the widow of David E. Thompson.

She is survived by a son, Karl H. Thompson and wife, Sandra P., of Concord, N.C., Scott Thompson and girlfriend, Joni Williams, of Dinwiddie, Marc P. Thompson and wife, Cindy, of Dinwiddie; a daughter, Denae White of Petersburg; six grandchildren, Anthony S. Thompson, Sean C. Thompson, Stephen D. White Jr. Marc P. Thompson Jr., Rachel F. Thompson and David C. Thompson; three great-grandchildren, Grayson, Justin and Isabella Thompson; special nephew, Josi Lorenz and his wife and daughter.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at the Petersburg Chapel of the E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory, 3935 S. Crater Road. Interment will follow in Southlawn Memorial Park, Prince George. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Flowers welcome. Condolences may be registered at

Funeral Home

E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes & Crematory
3935 S. Crater Road  Petersburg, VA 23805
(804) 526-3400

Published in The Progress-Index from Feb. 17 to Feb. 18, 2013