Funeral services for Robin Thompson will be held Tuesday, June 10, at 10 a.m. at Bowers Funeral Home in Teague. Brother Paul Gauntt will officiate. Interment will follow the services at Greenwood Cemetery.
Visitation with the family present was held Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Thompson, 55, passed away Saturday, June 7, 2014, at her residence in Teague. She was born in Teague Oct. 30, 1958, and moved to Mexico where she attended parochial schools from 1967 to 1975. Robin remained fluent in speaking both English and Spanish. She raised three children and was a homemaker for most of her life. Robin operated a day care and raised cattle for a period of time, but was best known for working in Mexia in the photo department of Walmart for some 11 years. She loved music and adored her grandchildren.
Thompson was preceded in death by one sister, Rebekah Thompson, and her father, Jerry Thompson.
She is survived by two daughters, Leah Henson Johnson and husband Justin of Little Elm, and Jessica Henson Risken and husband Hunter of Teague; one son, Drew Henson of Teague; three grandchildren, Korree Risken, Jayden Yorgenson, and Collin Johnson; her mother, Patricia Gauntt Thompson of Mexia; one sister, Dana Russell and Jim Bob Cronk of Forest Glade; one brother, Tim Thompson and wife Donna of Lindale; two nephews, Andy Russell and wife Micah, and Chris Russell and wife Trish; one niece, Phoebe McCourt and husband Brian; two great-nieces, Piper McCourt and Posie McCourt; one great-nephew, Autrey Russell; numerous other relatives and friends, including special friend, Susan Rawls.
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