Vivian M Thompson

September 2, 1930 ~ September 3, 2020 (age 90)


Vivian Mae Smith Thompson, age 90, of Navarre, Ohio, passed away at 7:20 a.m. Thursday, September 3, 2020 At Aultman Hospital

in Canton, Ohio. She was born in Sharpsburg, Ohio on September 2, 1930, a daughter of the late William and Jesse Hill Smith.

She was a faithful member of Trinity Gospel Temple in Canton and Bethel Wesleyan Church near Amesville, Ohio. She worked for the Canton City School System as a Librarian at Belden School.

Vivian is survived by her daughter Brenda Goins of Navarre, 1 grandson, Scott Goins and wife Sarah, 2 great grandchildren, Christopher and Chase Goins, 1 brother, Randy Smith and wife Sandra of Little Hocking, 3 sisters, Donna Hale and husband Raymond of Columbus, Wanda Tate of Canal Winchester, and Karen Norman and husband Larry of McConnelsville, also a special friend, Marilora. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Richard Thompson and six siblings: Gayle, Argyle, Louise, Paul, Robert, and Roger.

Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, September 7, at Bethel Wesleyan Church with Pastor Steve Hale officiating. Burial will be in the Chesterhill Cemetery. Friends may call one hour prior to the service. Masks are recommended. To leave a message of condolence for the family go to

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