First Posted: 1/15/2009
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at Holy Swamp Baptist Church, the Rev. Roscoe Smith and Pastor Brenda S. Thompson-Ford officiating. Burial will follow in the Holy Swamp Church Cemetery.
Surviving are a son, Ruffin Barnes of Baltimore; a daughter, Dorothy Davis of Dover, Pa.; two brothers, Larry Thompson and Arnold Thompson, both of Lumberton; three sisters, Bernice Small and Betty Jean Thompson-Jones, both of Lumberton, and Cedelia Swindell of Kempner, Texas; and two grandchildren.
The visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Monday at Colvin Funeral Home.
A celebration of life Pig Roast and Fish Fry in loving memory and honor of Doretha Thompson will be 3 p.m. today at the home of Larry Thompson, 136 Oakgrove Church Road. All are invited. For more information please contact Dorothy Davis at (717) 858-2452 or Bernice Small at (910) 738-1610.