Mary K (Kohn) Thompson

June 29, 1938 ~ May 9, 2020 (age 81)


Today God has called us to reflect on the life of Mary K. Thompson a wife, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and a friend to many.  She loved to shop until she dropped.

On May 9, 2020.  God accepted his beloved daughter Mary K. Thompson into her eternal rest in Heaven

On June 29, 1938 Mary Ella Kohn was born to the late Willie Korn Sr. and Leona Hall Reid in Montgomery, Alabama.  She attended Montgomery Public Schools and graduated from G.W. Carver High School in 1957.  Mary K. went on to further her education at Alabama State for one year, in September of 1958, 

Marry married the late Jeff W. Barker Sr.  To this union of 20 years five children were born.  As life went on Mary K moved to Texas where she met and married her beloved husband of 43 years Joseph Thompson.

She was a firm believer in god and to live your life to the fullest

She is proceeded in death by her parents, brother Willie Kohn Jr.  and her daughter Consandra L. Walker

Left to cherish her memories are her husband Joseph Thompson of Harker Heights, TX, sister Rosa N. Williams, Brother Jesse (Linda) Reid Sr. of Montgomery Al, Two daughters Bethina (Ronald) Gilman of Fayetteville, NC.  Vonda (Justin) Tillis of Killeen, TX two sons, Jeffery Barker Jr. Frederick (Rockie) Barker of Fayetteville, NC.  14 grandchildren, 7 great grand-children. As well as a host of nieces, and nephews.  God children spiritual brothers and sisters and devoted friends.

The family will meet friends on Wednesday May 13, 2020 from 6-8 p.m. at the Heritage Funeral Home, 425 East Central Texas Expressway, Harker Heights.   Her funeral service will take place Thursday May 14, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. For more information please visit



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May 13, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home
425 E. Central Texas Expy
Harker Heights, TX 76548

Funeral Service
May 14, 2020

1:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home
425 E. Central Texas Expy
Harker Heights, TX 76548

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