Nettie Willetta Thompson, 73, of Grottoes, died on Tuesday, November 15, 2005 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg.
She was born in Rockbridge Co., VA on July 17, 1932, and was a daughter of the late James Lewis and Irene Victoria Siron Thompson. She moved to the area in 1957 from Millboro.
She worked at Marvel & Rocco and retired in 1993.
She is survived by one daughter, Lillie Arbogast of Grottoes; four brothers, Lewis Thompson of Dayton, Mercett "Buck" Thompson of Weyers Cave, Graham "Pete" Thompson of Staunton, and Clifford Thompson of Bridgewater. Three grandchildren and four great grandchildren also survive.
A funeral service will conducted at the Johnson Funeral Service Chapel in Bridgewater, at 1:00 PM on Saturday, November 19, 2005 with Rev. Arnold Repass officiating. Burial will follow at the Eastlawn Memorial Gardens in Harrisonburg.
The family will receive friends on Friday, November 18, 2005 at the Johnson Funeral Service Chapel in Bridgewater from 7:00 to 8:00 PM.
Memorial contributions may be given to Grottoes Rescue Squad, PO Box 1187, Grottoes, VA 24441.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.johnsonfs.com.