Celebrating the life of Dona Beatrice "Bat" Thompson
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Dona was born August 24, 1942 in LaCamp, LA and passed away May 13, 2020 at the age of 77. She was a life-long resident of Vernon Parish and a member of the Fly Free Ministry Church. Dona enjoyed canning, cooking, camping, and took pride in her garden. She was an avid fan of basketball and was a Hicks Pirates fan. Her family was her true love, and they meant the world to her.
Dona was preceded in death by her husband, Steven Wayne Thompson; parents, Garwood Elmo Busby and Bertie Melvanie Harper Busby; and brother, Gary Busby.
Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Quintin Thompson and wife Liz of Leesville, LA; Jerome Thompson of Hicks, LA; and Lance Thompson and wife Lisa of Simpson, LA,
grandchildren, Ashley Norris and husband Wesley, Candace Thompson, Cole Thompson and wife Chelsea, Chelsea Benjamin and husband Scotty, Dylan Thompson and wife Kayton, Jade Myers and husband Kyle, Alexis Dousay and husband Richard, Alyssa Thompson, and Jacoby Thompson,
great grandchildren, Seth, Kaydance, Seylah, Gavin, Luke, Landry, Gunnar, Ramsey, Gentry, Hadleigh, Kooper, Kennedy, Maverick, and Mollie,
brothers, J.L. Busby and wife Barbara of Leesville, LA; Dale Busby and wife Trish of Slagle, LA; and Elwood Busby of Hicks, LA,
sisters, Pat Tarver and husband Lowell of LaCamp, LA; Dorothy Suenkel and husband Ron of LaCamp, LA; Beverly Williams and husband Randy of North Carolina; Kathy Muse and husband Preston of New Llano; and Melinda Rose and boyfriend Donald Johnson,
and a host of extended family.
Pallbearers will be Caleb LaCaze, Morgan Collins, Mike Charrier, Billy Partin, Cole Thompson, and Dylan Thompson. Honorary pallbearers will be Seth Norris, Jacoby Thompson, and Luke Thompson.
Words of comfort for the Thompson Family may be posted at www.jeanesfs.com.
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LaCamp, LA 71446
LaCamp, LA 71446