Carolyn Miller Thompson (2018-12-21 19:13:37)

Carolyn Miller Thompson, age 76, of Chase Cole Lane, Zionville, passed away Wednesday afternoon, December 19, 2018, after a 2 month battle with cancer, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

Carolyn was born October 31, 1942 in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Levi Frank Miller and Faye Melinda Cole Miller. She was a retired high school teacher, and a member of Mabel United Methodist Church.

Carolyn is survived by one daughter, Karen Thompson and husband Lee of Chugiak, Alaska; one son, David Thompson of Louisville, Kentucky; three granddaughters, Madison Thompson and Reagan Thompson, both of Chugiak, and Miller Thompson of Louisville, and one brother, Mike Miller and wife Gay of Blowing Rock.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Nancy Randles.

Funeral services for Carolyn Miller Thompson will be conducted Saturday morning, December 22, 2018, at 11:00 o'clock, at Mabel United Methodist Church. The body will lie in state, at the church, from 10:00 until 11:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Cindy Lunsford. Burial will follow in Mabel United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends, at a reception at the church, following the burial.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mabel United Methodist Church, 5932 Old US Highway 421, Zionville, North Carolina, 28698.

Online condolences may be sent to the Thompson family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.