PELHAM -- Mrs. Jeraldine "Jerry" Bulloch Thompson, 87, of Ochlocknee, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at Archbold Memorial Hospital in Thomasville.

Born on January 5, 1924 in Thomas County, GA to the late Reneau D. and Blanche Graham Bulloch, she was married to J. Wayland Thompson, Sr. Mrs. Thompson was a retired teacher and librarian. She was a member of Ochlocknee United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, J. Wayland Thompson, Sr.; children: John W. Thompson, Jr. and wife Jeanne, James R. Thompson and wife Paula, Russell A. Thompson and wife Margaret, all of Ochlocknee and Suzanne T. Anderson and husband Jimmy of Pelham; nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren; sister Betty B. Shaw of Vidalia; special caregivers Claretha Willingham and Coletta Davis. She was preceded in death by daughter Carolyn Thompson, an infant son, parents Reneau D. and Blanche Graham Bullock, brother Doug Bulloch and his wife, Katherine.

Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Ochlocknee United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. Rev. Nathan Fowler will officiate the services, assisted by Rev. Andy Frazier. A private family graveside service will be held at a later time. Should you choose, you may make donations to Ochlocknee United Methodist Church, c/o Ronnie Herring, PO box 215, Ochlocknee, GA 31773.

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