Ruth C. (Taylor) Thompson

June 4, 1933 ~ August 25, 2018 (age 85)

Ruth Thompson, 85, of Greenwood, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018. She was born to Carlos and Helen (Hester) Taylor on June 4, 1933 in Cub Run, Kentucky.

Ruth worked for Greenwood Village South over 25 years. She enjoyed quilting in her downtime. Ruth loved having family gatherings and spending time with her grandkids and children.

Ruth is survived by her two sons, Carlos E. Pope of Kentucky and Gary L. Pope of Greenwood; her two sisters, Alvine Wilkerson and Linda Love both of Kentucky; 10 grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Curtis Thompson; parents, Carlos and Helen (Hester) Taylor; nine brothers; three sisters, and her daughter, Karen E. Lyons.

A visitation will be Friday, August 31st from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. with a service immediately following at Jessen Funeral Home, 729 N. U.S. Hwy 31, Whiteland, IN 46184.  Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Indiana.

Arrangements entrusted to Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel.