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Jennie Lee Thompson, age 91, of Rutherfordton died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at Rutherford Regional Medical Center. She was a native of Rutherford County and the daughter of the late Briscoe and Gladys Lovelace Philbeck. Jennie was a member of First United Methodist Church in Rutherfordton and was retired from the Rutherford County Clerk of Courts office. She was the widow of Robert C. Thompson.

She is survived by

One Son:
Robert Bruce Thompson and wife Marcia of Advance, NC

Grandson: Robert Tyler Thompson and wife Emma
Great Grandson: Felix Eduardo Thompson

Two Brothers:
Wade Philbeck of Rutherfordton
Edwin Philbeck of Ellenboro

The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM, Friday, March 7, 2014 at McMahan's Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at McMahan's Funeral Home Chapel at 11:00 AM, Saturday, March 8, 2014 with Rev. Dr. Jack Knoespel officiating. A private burial will be at Eternal Hills Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church 264 N. Main Street Rutherfordton NC 28139. Online guest register at www.mcmahansfuneralhome.com McMahan's Funeral Home and Cremation Services is in charge of the arrangements.