Mrs. Martha Jane Brooks Thompson, age 91, of Brandenburg, KY, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY. Mrs. Thompson was born January 11, 1928, the daughter of Silas Levi and Myrtle E. Killey Brooks. She was a member of Hill Grove Baptist Church; past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star; and was retired from the Teamsters.
Mrs. Thompson was preceded in death by her husband, Hark Allen Thompson; two sons, Louis and Garland G. Thompson; a brother, Fulton L. Brooks; and two sisters, Mary “Dot” Zehnder and Ruth Blankenship. She is survived by three children, Carolyn Ann Morgan, and her husband, Bill, Ekron, KY, Judy Lynn Brockman, and her husband, Ken, Radcliff, KY, and Paul J. Thompson, and his wife, Jenny, Brandenburg, KY; 14 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren; and 8 great-great grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday, January 13, 2020, at Hill Grove Baptist Church, with Rev. Tom Bridge officiating. Burial will follow in Ekron Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Hager Funeral Home in Brandenburg, from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Saturday, from 12:00 Noon until 7:00 PM on Sunday, and at the church from 11:30 AM until the time of service on Monday. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Hill Grove Baptist Church.
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