Jean L. Tompkins

Born: Tue., Feb. 19, 1924
Died: Sat., May 23, 2015


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Mon., May 25, 2015
Location: Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Tue., May 26, 2015
Location: Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home

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   Jean Tompkins, 91, of  the Good Samaritan Home died  Saturday (May 23, 2015) in Good Samaritan Home.

    Jean was born February 19, 1924 in Lewistown, MO, the daughter of Glenn M. and  Dessie L. Humphrey Brace .  She married James M. Tompkins on May 17, 1947 in Canton, Missouri.  He preceded her in death on September 11, 2006. Jean graduated from Lewistown High School in 1942 and then attended the Kirksville State Teachers College.

   Jean was a member of  Calvary Baptist Church and was active in the AWANA Club and Bible studies. She was also a member of the Christian Women's Club in Quincy. She was a wonderful mother who was devoted to her family.  She enjoyed cooking, quilting, and spending time with good friends and all of her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

   Survivors include two daughters, Debbie Sullivan (Tim) of Galesburg, IL and Susan Bordewick (Rick) of Decatur, IL; six grandchildren, Cindy Sullivan of Galesburg, IL, Alan Sullivan (Lisa) of Paducah, KY, Corey Sullivan (Michelina) of Quincy, IL, Ryan Bordewick (Amanda) of Downers Grove, IL, Sarah Bordewick of Carmi, IL and Taylor Bordewick of Decatur, IL; four great grandchildren, Connor Day, Chloe Day, C.J. Sullivan, and Logan Sullivan; and several loving nieces and nephews.  

   Mrs. Tompkins was preceded in death by her parents, husband James, and a brother Wendell Brace.

   Visitation will be held Monday evening from 4:00 to 7:00 at the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home.

  Services will be held on Tuesday (May 26, 2015) at 1:00 pm in  the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home with Pastor Wayne Manago Officiating.  Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.

  Memorials may be made to The Good Samaritan Home or Calvary Baptist Church.

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Donita Corman
   Posted Sun May 24, 2015
Jeanie was a very Godly woman and her life showed it. Our prayers and love are with you in this time of loss. Heaven gained a lovely Angel.
With deepest sympathy,
Keith and Donita Corman

Mike & Elaine
   Posted Sun May 24, 2015
Our prayers are with you at this sad time. Thinking of all the family and wishing we could be there with all of you!

Melissa Powell
   Posted Mon May 25, 2015

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Eddie and Missy Powell.

With love and sympathy, Eddie and Missy Powell

Don Benz
   Posted Tue May 26, 2015
Dear Family - I am sorry for your loss - Jean and Jim were in our Marriage Encounter group in the early 80s - I wish you peace

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