Mrs. Whiteside died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013.
Born Nov. 25, 1925, in Banks County, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Martha Brown Puckett. She was the widow of Frankie Whiteside and was also preceded in death by her first husband, William Sanford Thompson; and sons, William James Thompson and Royce Edward Thompson.
Mrs. Whiteside was of the Congregational Holliness faith and was a homemaker.
Survivors include her daughter, Jean Franklin of Alto; sons and daughters-in-law, Melvin and Janell Thompson of Lula, Sanford and Dianne Thompson of Alto, Bobby and Marty Thompson of Alto; 13 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Mrs. Whiteside was the last member of her immediate family.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Whiteside family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
Friday, January 3, 2014