Linda Jones Thompson

September 30, 1942 - August 15, 2021

09/30/1942 - 08/15/2021

Past Services

Wednesday August 18, 2021
11:00 am
Stoney Creek Cemetery
Ahoskie, NC 27910

CHESAPEAKE, VA – Linda Jones Thompson, age 78, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 15, 2021 at Autumn Care of Chesapeake in Chesapeake, VA.

Mrs. Thompson was born on September 30, 1942 to Samuel Paul Jones and Estelle Bass Jones in Hertford County, NC. Linda cherished her family and enjoyed getting them all together as often as possible. She loved to spend time outdoors doing yard work and gardening. She enjoyed traveling. The one thing she seem to get great pleasure out of was playing bingo and she was very good at it. She was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all that knew her.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her children’s father, Hillary “Punk” Thompson, sisters; Frances Geouge, Lena Digman, Janie Faison, Evelyn Brown, and Ruby Colston; and brother’s, Alton and Paul Jones, and her significant other, Avery Marcum.

Linda is survived by three daughters, Anna Marie Bottum and husband Joseph of Chesapeake, VA, Patty Ann Mines and husband Thomas W. of Portsmouth, VA, and Patsy Ann Thompson of St. Mary’s, GA; Granddaughter, Taylor Nicole Bibens and husband Joshua of Spotsylvania, VA; great-grandson, Mason Bibens; two brothers, Hilton Jones and wife Doris of Hampton, VA, and Bernard Jones of Florida; and a sister, Alice Smith of Wilmington, NC.

A celebration of life memorial services will be held on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at 11:00 am at the Stoney Creek Cemetery in Ahoskie, NC with Rev. Anita Thompson officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601, or online by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Thompson family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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Lisa & Joe Wilson
2 years ago

Our deepest sympathies to your family.

Bill & Rose Sells
2 years ago

We are so sorry for your loss.Keep all your happy memories close to your heart.

Gary & Linda Sneed
2 years ago

So sorry you’ve lost your sweet Mother. Cherish the memories and her love for you.

Diana Strickland Sims
2 years ago

Patsy, Patty and Anna, Please accept my deepest condolences during this most difficult time.

Laura Silva
2 years ago

Anna, Patty, Patsy, you are in our prayers during this difficult time. Sending you all hugs. Please let us know if we can do anything.

Ruth Ann Goodrich Sistrunk
2 years ago

My condolences during this time.

Ruth Ann Goodrich Sistrunk
2 years ago

“Anna, Patty, Patsy
My condolences to you during this time. I have many fond memories of Linda. Sending hugs from Texas.”