Sarah E. Bland Thompson(1926 - 2013)

GREAT FALLS – Mrs. Sarah E. Bland Thompson, 86, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2013, at her home. Sarah was born on Sept. 27, 1926, in Chester County and was a daughter of the late Marion Sumter Bland and Ollie Boiter Bland. She was married to the late Delma W. Green and the late Leaster L. Thompson. Survivors include two sons, Larry B. Green and his wife, Carol and Donald W. Green, and his wife, Sue; a daughter, Rebecca Sue Green; a brother, Elbert W. Bland and his wife, Fern; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; 15 nieces; 18 nephews; cousins and friends. She was preceded in death by a son, Ricky L. Green, and a brother, O'Dean Bland. Memorial services are 3 p.m. Saturday, March 23, at Second Baptist Church, 40 Center St., Great Falls, officiated by the Rev. Del Waldrip, with a private burial. The family will receive friends at the home. In lieu of flowers, donations or memorials may be made to Second Baptist Church youth fund department, 40 Center St., Great Falls, SC 29055. King's Funeral Home is caring for the Thompson family.
Published in The Lancaster News on Mar. 20, 2013