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Barbara Louise Thompson

Published on June 13, 2017 2:14PM

Barbara Louise Thompson

Feb. 17, 1921 –– Aug. 15, 2016

Former Wallow resident Barbara Louise Thompson passed away Aug. 15, 2016 in Lewiston, Idaho.

She was born in Fremont, Mich., Feb. 17, 1921, the daughter of Fred and Nettie Pratt Obits. She came west after college to teach English at Wallowa High School. She met Allen Thompson, a local gentleman, and married him on Dec. 29, 1946.

She taught school at Wallowa in 1949 and again 1957-61.

She is survived by her daughter Betsy Cooper, grandchildren, Jhasen and Mandy, a bother Wallace Obits and her sister Lorraine.

A celebration of life was held Sept 10, 2016 in Lewiston. She was buried privately at the Wallowa Cemetery May 7, 2017.


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