FORT WORTH, Texas — Funeral: 11 a.m., Monday, July 9, 2012, at Broadway Baptist Church in Fort Worth. Interment: 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 11, 2012, in the Kenna Cemetery, Kenna, N.M. Visitation: 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday, July 8, 2012, at Thompson’s Harveson & Cole Funeral Home.
Memorials: In her honor, please make a contribution to the charity of your choice.
Setta Loveta Jones Thompson was born Sept. 1, 1922, in Kenna, the daughter of John A. and Nancy Emma Willhoite Jones. She attended business college in Lubbock, and then went with her twin sister Juanita to work at Roswell Army Air Field. There she met the love of her life Don Thompson, who was stationed there. They married on Oct. 12, 1944. After the war, they returned to Don’s home, Fort Worth, where they made their life together and raised their two children, Kathy and Greg.
Loveta was baptized at Broadway Baptist Church and continued to worship there for more than 50 years. She was a homemaker and then the bookkeeper at Broadway Baptist Church for more than 30 years.
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