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Parkton Cemetery
Saturday May 7th, 2022

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Martha Ann Thompson

Martha Ann Cobb Thompson

Ann (Sissy), 74, of Raleigh, NC was born August 5, 1947 in Fayetteville, NC to the late JD and Martha (House) Cobb and went to be with the Lord April 30, 2022 after a short fight with cancer.  

After completing Watts School of Nursing Ann married the love of her life, Duke University graduate, Ronald N. Thompson, of Robersonville, NC on September 6, 1969. They were blessed with two sons and two grandchildren.

Ann was known as a doting grandmother and crafting whiz completing numerous beautiful stained glass, woodworking and needlepoint projects.   She possessed a love of travel; by way of car, plane, bus or train.

Ann is survived by son, David of Arizona, son Edward and his wife Kerri of Texas, sister Peggy of Florida and brother Jimmy and his wife Sally of Lumber Bridge, grandchildren Noah and Nina; as well as many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband Ron Thompson and her parents JD and Martha Cobb.  

Interment will be at Parkton Cemetery, Parkton NC.  


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Damjan May 17 2022 7:56 PM

Very sorry to hear of the passing of. Ann. She was a dear friend. Prayers for peace for family

Sylvia Saunders May 6 2022 2:47 PM

When we were younger and lived in Parkton, I remember her enthusiastic laughter. My sympathy to Peggy and Jimmy and all of the family. I know you will miss her.

Nancy Collins May 6 2022 11:10 AM

I’m so glad you’re with Ron, Nanny, and Pud...we’ll see you again one day.

Cathy-Ruth Collins May 6 2022 12:39 AM

Ann was a member of our Sunday School class. We were blessed to have known her and will miss her very much. My deepest sympathy to her family

Joyce Warren May 4 2022 9:01 AM

To the sons of Martha Ann: May God sustain you both at this time! please know we love you very much!

Jerry and Rita Morris May 2 2022 5:33 PM