Helen Morgan Thompson, 88, of Zirconia went to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 28, 2012 at the Elizabeth House following a lengthy illness. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, she was daughter of the late Rev. Bricie & Minnie Morgan. She was also preceded in death by her husband, R. L. Thompson and daughter Pat Orr.
Mrs. Thompson retired from the Henderson County Public School System as a Cook and was a member of Victory Tabernacle.
Her survivors include daughters, Marie Anderson (Larry), and Sharon Morgan, both of Zirconia; sisters, Alta Lewis of Zirconia and Suzanne Russell of Hendersonville; brother, Rev. Lloyd Morgan of East Flat Rock; granddaughters, Marcy Pyrtle of Reidsville, Angie Orr of Hendersonville, Kelly Anderson and Kayla Morgan both of Zirconia; great-grandchildren, Hailee, Morgan, Bryan and Cason and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM, Wednesday, October 31, 2012 in the Chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home with the Revs. Harold McKinnish and Roy Perry officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 PM, Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at the funeral home.