Dorothy "Dot" Thompson

Dorothy (Dot) Adams Thompson passed away at Oak Lea Nursing Home in Harrisonburg on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013.
Dot is survived by her husband of 61 years, Dr. Walker S. Thompson, DVM; a daughter, Damarius T. Marion and husband, John Williams of Williamsburg; sons Forrest W. Thompson of Lexington, and Thomas L. (Tommy) Thompson and wife, Allison, of Harrisonburg; also, by five grandchildren: Whitney and husband, Larry Horowitz of Norristown, Pa; Katherine and husband, Michael Cale of Carrsville; Sarah Thompson of Dayton, Va.; and Walker N. and Jane E. Thompson of Harrisonburg; and one great granddaughter, Madison G. Parker of Dayton, Va.
Her body will be cremated at the Lindsey Harrisonburg Funeral Home & Crematory and a Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30 at Asbury United Methodist Church with Dr. Ben Burks and Rev. Kathleen Overby-Webster officiating. Burial will be private.
The family will receive friends 7-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Lindsey Harrisonburg Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Music Program at Asbury United Methodist Church or Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community Compassionate Care, in her memory.
Online condolences may be sent to the Thompson family at and

Published in Virginia Gazette from Jan. 30 to Mar. 1, 2013