Sammy  Thompson

Sammy Jean Thompson (Barton)

Saturday, February 11th, 1928 - Monday, January 20th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Sammy Thompson, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Sammy Thompson

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Sammy 's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Sammy 's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Sammy Jean Thompson, 91, of Waco passed away, Monday, January 20, 2020. The family will receive visitors from 6-8:00pm, Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, 3124 Robinson Dr., Waco. A private family burial will take place at a later date.

Sammy was born February 11, 1928 to Samuel and Catherine (Sanders) Barton in Blooming Grove, Texas. She spent her working years as a secretary and seamstress. She enjoyed arts and crafts, going to Apple Tree Bizarre and flea markets as often as she could. Sammy was a wonderful cook and loved cooking for her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and one sister.

Sammy is survived by her son, Paul Thompson and his special friend, Deborah May; one niece, Nancy McIlvoy; a special friend, Donald Garrett; along with numerous other family members and friends.

The family would like to send a special thank you to Greenview Manor and Providence Hospice for their kindness and care.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Sammy

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Lone Oak Cemetery
    9400 NW, County Rd 4430
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Sammy here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Sammy Jean Thompson (Barton) by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Ssuan Hughes

Posted at 12:54pm
Mary Compton and daughter Susan

Judy Mcgee

Posted at 06:53am
She was a wonderful lady. One of my mothers best friends. She will always be in my heart. My deepest sympathy. Paul my prayers go out to you. God Bless. Judy Mcgee

Teri Butler

Posted at 06:05pm
Paul..I am so sorry to hear about your mom. I remember our visits to see Sammy, Dot, and Great Granny Barton in Waco when my brothers and I were kids. Her reunion in Heaven with other family members brings a smile. Prayers are going up for you. Teri (McIlvoy) Butler

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: