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Cathy Jean Thompson
Cathy Jean Thompson, 69, passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021. She was a native of Virginia and a resident of Newport News for over 60 years. Cathy retired from Super Fresh as the Front-End Manager after 27 years of service. She was a member of Northside Church of Christ.
Cathy was preceded in death by her father, William Lester Leighty, her mother, Sylvia Ann Leighty, and her husband, Neal Baxter Thompson.
She is survived by her daughter, Pamela Lynn Pearce; her sons, J.P. Thompson, Gary Thompson and Micheal Thompson; brothers, Bradley Dennis Leighty and William Harold Leighty (Martha); grandchildren, Kaylee Pearce, Marissa Biglow (David), Meredith Thompson, Micah Thompson, Mitchell Thompson, Gracie Thompson and Ethan Thompson; great-grandchildren, Nora Biglow and Carter Biglow; and niece, Brittany McQuillan (Mark) and nephew, Matthew Leighty (Shannon).