Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
August 9, 2011 12:16 pm EDT


HOWARD — Myretta Irene Thompson, 70, of Howard, died Sunday, Aug. 7, 2011, at the Country Court Nursing Center in Mount Vernon.

Myretta was born Oct. 13, 1940, in Martinsburg to Cecil and Bessie (Glancy) DeVore and had spent her lifetime in the Knox County area.

Surviving are her husband, George Thompson; her son and daughter-in-law, Vince and Alice Thompson of Howard; two grandsons, Justin Thompson and Jason Thompson, both of Howard; her sisters, Cecile Frye of Mount Vernon, Norine Pfluam of Columbus and Rosalie DeVore of Florida; and her brothers, Floyd DeVore of New Zealand and James DeVore of Columbus.

There will be no calling hours. The family will observe private services.

To send a private online condolence to the family, visit http://www.snyderfuneralhomes.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Myretta Irene Thompson.

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