82.1 F
Charlotte Amalie
Monday, March 27, 2023
HomeCommunityDeathsEdwina B. Thompson Dies at 76

Edwina B. Thompson Dies at 76

Edwina B. Thompson

Relatives and friends of Edwina B. Thompson, affectionately known as ” Mommy,” “Sal,” “Heavy” or “Biggie,” are advised of her death on March 16. She died peacefully at the age of 76 in her residence at Anna’s Retreat.

A viewing will be held from 9-11 a.m. followed by a service at 11 a.m., Friday, April 3, at Turnbull’s Funeral Home. Interment will be at Western Cemetery.

She is survived by her husband, Leonard “Jim” Thompson; daughters: Arlene “Shirley-Ann” Johnson and Jozette Gumbs; grandchildren: Adrian and Tisha “Keisha” Johnson, J’coy, Jayden and Jazmyn Gumbs; and great-grandchildren: Khyrian Johnson, Ti’mouri, Ti’monea and Ti’mya Maduro.

She is also survived by sisters: Roberta Galloway, Darelle, Lorena and Blondelle Williams of Antigua, and Juliette Ford of Texas; brothers: Meryl, Clifton, and Telbert Williams of Antigua, and Rudolph Solomon of N.Y.; sons-in-law: Ian Johnson and Ivan Gumbs; special friends: Sheila Jean, Carol Raymo, Icilma Harrigan and Bernadine Todman; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends too numerous to mention.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Keeping our community informed is our top priority.
If you have a news tip to share, please call or text us at 340-228-8784.

Support local + independent journalism in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Unlike many news organizations, we haven't put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as accessible as we can. Our independent journalism costs time, money and hard work to keep you informed, but we do it because we believe that it matters. We know that informed communities are empowered ones. If you appreciate our reporting and want to help make our future more secure, please consider donating.