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"Our family serving your family for four generations"

Tuesday, April 2                    5 - 7 pm
Oliver Funeral Home
Wednesday, April 3               2 - 3 pm
New Hope United Methodist Church

Wednesday, April 3                      3 pm
New Hope United Methodist Church

Winona Garden of Memory
Beatrice Fox Tompkins
(June 1, 1932 - April 1, 2019)

Funeral services for Mrs. Beatrice Fox Tompkins of Winona will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, at New Hope United
Methodist Church in Winona, with burial following in the Winona Garden of Memory.  Rev. Rusty Keen and Rev. Sam Dodd will officiate
the services.  Pallbearers will be Ron Wood, Ray Bamberg, Mac Burrell, Brad Johnson, Bill Vail, and Larry Bamberg.  Honorary
pallbearers will be Bob Warren, Norbert Morgan, and Dan Morgan.

Visitation will be Tuesday, April 2, from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m., at Oliver Funeral Home; and Wednesday, April 3, from 2:00 p.m. until
service time, at the church.

Mrs. Tompkins, 86, died at her home on Monday, April 1, 2019.  She was born on June 1, 1932, and was the daughter of the late  
William Harvey and Lilla Ruth Chandler Fox.  She was a retired office manager for Missisippi Power and Light Company and a
member of New Hope United Methodist Church.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters and three

Mrs. Tompkins is survived by her husband, Bodean Tompkins of Winona; two daughters, Nina Ruth Welch (Dennis) of Grenada and
Beth Harrison (Shane) of Kilmichael; three grandchildren, Chelsea Welch Bennett (Steven), Chandler Kyle Harrison (Lindsey), and
Kellum Elizabeth Harrison (Tyler); and two great-grandchildren, Vaiden Elizabeth Bennett and Merritt Virginia Bennett.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (, Donor Services, P.O. Box 98018,
Washington, DC 20090-8018; or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN  38105.
Ben & Linda

We send our sympathy to the family of Bea Tompkins. Sadden by the news of Bea's passing and want to let her family
we are praying for them during this sad time. Ben & Linda Tharp

Ron Collins

Prayers and condolences to the Family of Bea Tompkins. She was a sweet lady and always friendly whenever I saw her.
May the Grace of our Lord Jesus Christ comfort all of you in this time of reflection and sorrow. Ron Collins



Luna Montague

So very sorry. May God wrap each of you in his loving arms during this time of sorrow and in the days to come

Richard, Cynthia & Jamie

Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. We will always remember Bea.

Carla Sinquefield Duke

So very sorry to hear of Miss Beatrice homecoming. I know how much we loved her and our sympathies are with you
Nina R ugh and all your family. God bless you all.
June 1, 1932
April 1, 2019