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CENTER – Louise Thompson, age 89, entered Eternal Life Wednesday, November 6, 2019. Louise was born in Center, Kentucky to the late Maurice and Lucy Simmons. She was a devoted member to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a member of the Eastern Star. She will be remembered as a loving and compassionate Mother, Mammie, Sister, and Aunt.

Survivors include her sons: Bobby (Teresa) Martin of Glasgow, Terry (Vickie) Martin of Shepherdsville, and Gary (Jean Ann) Martin of Simpsonville; grandsons: Kerry Martin, Jeffrey Martin, Todd Von Allmen, and John Clay Gabbard; granddaughters: Becky Volz and Brooke Martin; siblings: Terrell Simmons of Louisville, Patsy Russell of Savoyard, and Maurice Simmons of Glasgow; 12 great-grandchildren; a great-great-granddaughter; and many loving nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Robert L. Thompson; and granddaughter, Kimberley Louise Martin.

Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. Sunday at Ratterman and Sons, 3800 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, November 11, 2019, at the funeral home, with burial in the Asbury-Center Cemetery at 2 p.m. EST Monday. Online condolences may be shared at

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