SHELBURN — Roberta Gene Ashburn Thompson, 84, of Shelburn died at 11:20 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6, 2007, at Crestview Nursing Home in Vincennes. She was born July 14, 1923, in Sullivan County to Laurence Martin and Esther Harding Martin. She was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Robert Ashburn in 1967, and Herbert Thompson in 1987.

Survivors include one son, Lonny Ashburn; two daughters, Patty Osburn and Linda Gootee; one brother, Norman Martin; one sister, Marilyn Zimmerman; six grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. She also was preceded in death by her parents; and one sister, Doris Hazelrigg.

She was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church.

Graveside services are 11 a.m. Thursday in Westlawn Cemetery in Farmersburg, with the Rev. Chuck Thompson officiating. There is no visitation. Mattox-McHugh Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

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