Mrs. Tompkins had been a resident of the Dexter area most of her life. She was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving are two sons: Tony Heaton and his wife Pam of Wappapello, their three children, Michael and his wife Rhonda, Casey and Shelby; Jason Jines and his wife Patty of Dexter, their two children, Coty and Trevor; two daughters, Jamie Jenkins and her husband David of Poplar Bluff, their daughter, Sarah; Wren Wilkerson and her husband Brian of Puxico, their four children, Jesse, Brice, Gracey and Lanie; three brothers, Bill Denkins of Puxico, Ted Denkins of Dexter, and David Denkins of Bloomfield; one sister, Betty Acton of Dexter. She was preceded in death by one sister, Shirley Jeters of Dexter.
Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, 2006, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24, 2006, at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with Rev. Buddy Heaton of Bloomfield officiating.
Interment will follow in the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.
On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.watkinsfuneralhome.com.