Anita Thompson, 75, of Rosiclare, died on Monday, June 14, 2021, in Wood River, IL. She was born on December 14, 1945, to Louis and Eithel (Holbrook) Thompson in Elizabethtown, IL.
She was retired from the state of Illinois after 35 years.
Anita is survived by a brother, Robert Thompson of Wood River; sisters, Mildred Ballard of East Alton and Clara Call of Swansea; several nieces and nephews; and great-nephews.
In addition to her parents, Anita was preceded in death by a brother, William Oxford; and sister, Francis Womble.
Graveside service will be held at noon on Monday June 21, 2021, at the IOOF Cemetery in Golconda, IL. The service will be conducted by Eugene Cowsert.
Arrangements were made by Aly Funeral Home in Eddyville. Visit alyfh.com to leave an online condolence.
Memorials may be made to The American Cancer Society.
Sorry to hear of Anita’s passing.
You gained your wings. What a joyous day that we’ll see one another someday. God has gained an awesome angel. You will be missed by me and others. In heaven there’s no pain, no crying and no worries. Fly high Anita Thompson.