Martha Marie Thompson, 86, Mt. Juliet, died Monday, Aug. 13 at Mt. Juliet Health Care Center.Thompson was born one of 15 children on Dec. 27, 1925 in Philadelphia, Mo. She is daughter of the late, Ernest Frank and Anna Laura Begley Meyer. On July 21, 1941, she married Joseph Russell Allen in Hannibal, Mo. who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her grandson, Rocky Neil Foust.
She is survived by: children, Eunice Axtell of E. Peoria, IL, Joseph E. Allen of Mt. Juliet, and Randall Allen of Peoria, Ill.; grandchildren, David Russell “Rusty” Foust, Joseph D. Allen, Kevin Allen, Ryan Allen, Robyn Foust, Rhonda Foust, Marcia Foust, Stacie Davis and Michele Allen; sisters, Virginia Lee Winkler and Evelyn Frances Glore; sisters-in-law, Marilyn Meyers, Marguerite Meyers and Helen Jondle; brother-in-law, Glenn Moore.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, Aug. 18, in Creve Coeur, Ill.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.