Cynthia Faye Thompson, 42, a resident of Elkins, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, in Ruby Memorial Hospital.
She was born Aug. 1, 1968, at Buckhannon, a daughter of Jerry and Sue Cobb Nine of Elkins.
She is survived by her husband, Andy Thompson of Elkins; one son, Trevor Clay Thompson, and one, daughter Brittney Jade Thompson, both at home. One sister Mrs. Charlie (Tonya) Grey of Elkins; a nephew, Joel Tyler Grey, whom she loved like a son; her grandmother, Virginia Nine of Junior; grandmother-in-law, Betty Anne Thompson of Glady; and several aunts and uncles also survive.
Cindy was a school teacher at the Highland Adventist School. She loved the children she taught and they loved her as well. She was a youth group leader, praise and worship leader and Sunday school teacher at the House of Praise at Buckhannon.
Friends may call from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, from the funeral home chapel with Pastor George Jenkins officiating. Entombment will follow in Mountain State Memorial Gardens Mausoleum near Gilman. The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Highland Adventist School, 1 Old Leadsville Road, Elkins, West Virginia 26241, in memory of Cindy and to be used for her son Trevor's tuition cost. Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Cynthia Faye Thompson. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.