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OBIT: Mrs. Nadine Thompson, Age 62, Of The Flatrock Community

Mrs. Nadine Thompson, of the Flatrock Community died at the age of 62 at 1:20 p.m. Tuesday afternoon June 20, 2017 at the Tennova Healthcare in Lebanon where she was admitted on June 2nd from her Shoulders Lane South home suffering from renal failure.

Mrs. Thompson’s pastor, Bro. Jamie Duke, officiated at the 11 a.m. Saturday morning June 24th funeral services from the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Ridgewood Cemetery.

The middle child of seven children, she was born Nadine Newport in the New River Community of Scott County, TN on October 11, 1954 and was the daughter of the late Andrew Jackson Newport and Agnes Irene Brummett Newport.

Two sisters and two brothers preceded her in death, Barbara Swift and Linda Thomas, Roger and Andrew Newport.

A son, Steven Jerl Riddle, preceded her in death at the age of 42 on September 4, 2015.

In Sevierville on April 14, 1990 she was united in marriage to Reece Hollow Community native Johnny Charles “Rusty” Thompson.

Mrs. Thompson had a General Education Degree and was formerly employed at the James River Corporation in Gordonsville before experiencing poor health.

She was a member of The Refuge Assembly of God in Carthage.

Surviving in addition to her husband of over twenty seven years are five children, Christina Bizzle and husband William, Sandy Wright all of the Rome Community, Hank Thompson of the Flatrock Community, Jonathan Goodnight of Carthage, Tiffany Goodnight of Lebanon; daughter-in-law, Brenda Bennett Riddle of the Lancaster Community; three step-children, James Huffines and Kristie Silcox both of Carthage, Karlla Parker and husband Jeff of Elmwood; two sisters, Janet Phillips and husband Tim of the Lock Seven Community, Wanda Keith and husband Fred of Richland, Washington; twelve grandchildren, five step-grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and seven step-great-grandchildren.