Merritt Island. FL- Imogene "Jeanne" Thompson, 85, passed away peacefully on January 10, 2020 with her family by her side. Jeanne was born on August 19, 1934 in Tifton, GA to Florine "Dolly" Youngblood and Walter Lloyd Youngblood. She was the youngest of 10 children. She met her husband of 56 years, Grey Thompson, in Cocoa Beach, FL in 1963. The two fell in love and were married soon after on August 10, 1963. They lived in many states such as Louisiana, Wyoming, North Dakota, Montana, Missouri, California and Florida as Grey had a lifelong career with Boeing and often moved for different work assignments. Jeanne loved music, singing and dancing. She had an infinite and unconditional love for her family and especially for her grandchildren She was an avid reader and enjoyed mystery novels the most. Jeanne had a beautiful spirit and wonderful sense of humor. Her laugh in itself could put a smile on everyone around her. She loved to travel and explore new places, Jeanne was an immaculate decorator and always kept a beautiful home. She gave amazing advice and was always there to lend an ear to listen. She enjoyed shopping and trying new restaurants with her friends and family. She was also an incredible cook and host-any gathering at their home was bound to be a great time with great food and great company. Jeanne will be greatly missed by her family and friends, she was the glue that held our family together through the good times and the bad and she will be missed infinitely. Jeanne is survived by her loving husband of 56 yrs, Grey; her daughter Cristi Youngblood; her son, Stephen Thompson; her 3 grandchildren, Dennis Russo, Melissa Youngblood and Chelsea Thompson. She also leaves behind 2 great grandchildren, Julian Grey and Loni Jean; along with many friends and family. She was predeceased by her parents; her siblings; her son, Robbie Faron Savelle, and her daughter Bonnie Mane Mason She will be greatly missed by all t hose who were lucky enough to know and love her.
Donations in lieu of flowers to Hospice of Health First, 1131 W. New Haven Ave, West Melbourne, Fl 32904, Att: Valerie Kenworthy "In memory of Jeanne Thompson".
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Hospice of Health First
1131 West New Haven Avenue, West Melbourne FL 32904