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Florence Tompkins

October 5, 1924 — August 27, 2020

Slaughters, KY

Florence Etta Tompkins 95, of Slaughters, KY passed away at her home on Thursday August 27, 2020. She was a member of the Mt. Gilead General Baptist Church, where she served as the church pianist, church clerk, Sunday school teacher and also was president of the Missionary Society. She loved and stayed very active with the church. She was an avid reader, Bible scholar, and loved to travel. She loved spending time with her family. She was the daughter of the late Iloff “Ike” and Faye Todd. She was preceded in death by her husband Henry Tompkins in 1978. Survivors include her daughter Pam McCully(Dennis) of Slaughters, KY; 2 sons Mike Tompkins(Judy) of Slaughters, KY and Tim Tompkins(Debbie) of Morton’s Gap, KY; 5 grandchildren Michelle Pettit(Jeff), Cy McCully(Kim), Lindsey Beth McCully, Zachary Tompkins(Haley) and Logan Tompkins(Hannah); 7 great grandchildren AshleyWasher(Dustin), Nolan Pettit, Cade McCully, Taylor McCully, Avery Tompkins, Blakley Tompkins and Krew Tompkins; 2 great-great grandchildren Halle and Mckenzie Washer. Graveside services will be held at 2 PM on Sunday August 30, 2020 at Slaughters Cemetery in Slaughters, KY. Rev. Harry Baldwin and Rev. Alec Hensley will officiate. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to St. Anthony’s Hospice 2410 S. Green St Henderson, KY 42420 or Gideon's International P.O. Box 412 Sebree, KY 42455. Townsend Funeral Home in Dixon, KY is handling the arrangements. Due to Covid-19 restrictions please practice social distancing and wear a mask at the graveside service. Online condolences can be made at

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