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Ruthie Thompson

October 29, 1954 — February 12, 2022

Ruthie Thompson

Ruthie Thompson, age 67 of Gallatin, passed away on Saturday, February 12, 2022 at the Sumner Regional Medical Center following a brief illness.

Ruthie loved traveling and boating with her husband. She enjoyed lunch dates with her friends and family. Ruthie never met a stranger and loved bragging about her kids, grandkids, and her beloved great granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Helen (Brooks) Reedy; and five brothers.

She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Randy Thompson of Gallatin; children, John Powell and his wife Candace of Bluffton, S.C., Leslie Powell Schell and husband Brandon of Hendersonville, Rachel Powell Souliere and husband Josh of Gallatin; grandchildren, Brooklyn Barrs and her husband Mitchell, Bailey Powell, Caleigh Powell, Baker Schell, Cooper Schell, River Schell, Mackenzie Schell, Carter Souliere, Maddox Souliere, Kyson Souliere; greatgrandchild, Paisley Barrs; one brother, and six sisters.

A come and go celebration of her life will be held on Thursday, February 17, 2022 from 12:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M. at the Ocana Community Center, 2265 Long Hollow Pike, Hendersonville, Tennessee 37075.

Ruthie had a special place in her heart for first responders and military families in need, therefore memorial donations are suggested to or you may Venmo to @Tyler-Carlson-43 with “HonorMark in honor of Ruth Thompson mother of PIFR FC Powell”, or checks made out to “Mark’s Memory” in care of Tyler Carlson, 214 Pebblestone Drive, Bloomingdale, GA 31302

Arrangements entrusted to the Anderson Funeral Home, 202 E. Main Street, Gallatin, TN.

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Thursday, February 17, 2022

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