Martha Ann "Mattie" Faddis

F, #709, b. 13 November 1889, d. 30 March 1991
FatherFranklin Pierce Faddis
MotherSarah Alice Burke
FamilyThe Thompson Family
ChartsLewis Thompson Descendants
Alexander Waggonner Descendants
     Martha Ann "Mattie" Faddis was born on 13 November 1889 at Wharton Creek, Madison County, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Franklin Pierce Faddis and Sarah Alice Burke. Martha Ann "Mattie" Faddis married Allie Fields Thompson, son of William Alfred Thompson and Ireva Waggonner, on 9 July 1905 at Madison County, Arkansas. Martha Ann "Mattie" Faddis died on 30 March 1991 at Madison County, Arkansas, at age 101. She was buried on 1 April 1991 at Thompson Family Cemetery, Huntsville, Madison County, Arkansas.
Martha Ann "Mattie" Faddis's obituary was published in April 1991 . Euel Franklin Thompson, Juel Archie Thompson, Lillian Irene Cookson and Vivian Sarah Ballew were listed as survivors in the obituary. Franklin Pierce Faddis, Sarah Alice Faddis, Allie Fields Thompson, Elmer Lloyd Thompson, Darthur Lee Thompson, Leon Berry Thompson and Norma Jean Thompson preceded Martha Ann "Mattie" Faddis death.
Martha Ann Thompson

Mrs. Martha Ann Thompson, 101, of Rt. 4, Huntsville, Ark., died March 30, 1991, at Huntsville Memorial Hospital. She was born Nov. 13, 1889, at Whorton Creek, Ark., the daughter of Franklin Pierce and Sarah Alice Burke Faddis. She was a homemaker and a Methodist. She was the widow of Allie Fields Thompson, who preceded her in death on Nov. 7, 1984. She was also preceded in death by three sons, Elmer Thompson, D.L. Thompson and Leon Thompson and by one daughter, Norma Jean Thompson.

Survivors include five sons, Euel Thompson, Milton Thompson and Alfred Thompson, all of Huntsville, Juel Thompson of Fort Gibson, Okla., and Olen Thompson of Kamas, Utah; three daughters, Mrs. Lillian Cookson and Mrs. Ireva Winner, both of Huntsville, and Mrs. Vivian Ballew of Tahlequah, Okla.; one brother, William Faddis of Sand Springs, Okla.; 35 grandchildren; 88 great-grandchildren; and 44 great-great-grandchildren.

Services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, April 1, in the chapel of Brashears Funeral Home with the Rev. Harold DuVall officiating. Interment was in the Thompson Cemetery under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were grandsons.


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     As of 9 July 1905,her married name was Thompson. Her son Elmer Lloyd Thompson was born on 26 October 1906 at Madison County, Arkansas. Her son Elmer Lloyd Thompson died on 25 August 1907 at Borken Arrow, Oklahoma. Her son Darthur Lee Thompson was born on 16 July 1908 at Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Her son Euel Franklin Thompson was born on 3 January 1911 at Wharton Creek, Madison County, Arkansas. Her son Juel Archie Thompson was born on 22 February 1913 at Madison County, Arkansas. Her daughter Vivian Sarah Thompson was born on 25 November 1915 at Huntsville, Madison County, Arkansas. Her daughter Lillian Irene Thompson was born on 27 March 1918 at Park Hill, Oklahoma. Her son Leon Berry Thompson was born on 16 July 1920 at Qualls, Cherokee County, Oklahoma. Her son Darthur Lee Thompson was married on 28 November 1928 at Qualls, Cherokee County, Oklahoma.

Martha Ann "Mattie" Faddis and Allie Fields Thompson appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Qualls, Cherokee, Oklahoma, at Cookson Township, enumerated 25 April 1930, Fields rents the home for $300 per month.

Vivian, Lillian, Leon, and Ireva were attending school. All of the family over the age of 5 were able to read and write.

Fields is working on his own account on the family's general farm. Euel and Jewel were laborers on the family farm..
1930 United States Federal Census
about Fields Thompson Name: Fields Thompson
Home in 1930: Cookson, Cherokee, Oklahoma
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Age: 44
Estimated birth year: abt 1886
Birthplace: Texas
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Mattie Thompson
Race: White
Occupation:

Education:

Military service:

Rent/home value:

Age at first marriage:

Parents' birthplace: View image
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Household Members: Name Age
Fields Thompson 44
Mattie Thompson 39
Euel Thompson 19
Jewel Thompson 17
Vivian Thompson 14
Lillian Thompson 12
Leon Thompson 9
Iewa Thompson 7
Milton Thompson 5
Alford Thompson 3


Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cookson, Cherokee, Oklahoma; Roll 1897; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 2; Image: 37.0.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.
1930 United States Federal Census
about Fields Thompson Name: Fields Thompson
Home in 1930: Cookson, Cherokee, Oklahoma
View Map
Age: 44
Estimated birth year: abt 1886
Birthplace: Texas
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Mattie Thompson
Race: White
Occupation:

Education:

Military service:

Rent/home value:

Age at first marriage:

Parents' birthplace: View image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Fields Thompson 44
Mattie Thompson 39
Euel Thompson 19
Jewel Thompson 17
Vivian Thompson 14
Lillian Thompson 12
Leon Thompson 9
Iewa Thompson 7
Milton Thompson 5
Alford Thompson 3


Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cookson, Cherokee, Oklahoma; Roll 1897; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 2; Image: 38.0.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.
Her son Euel Franklin Thompson was married on 1 July 1933 at Qualls, Cherokee County, Oklahoma. Her daughter Norma Jean Thompson was born on 12 December 1933 at Bald Hill, Oklahoma. Her daughter Norma Jean Thompson died on 29 December 1933 at Qualls, Cherokee County, Oklahoma. Her daughter Lillian Irene Thompson was married on 3 January 1940 at Tahlequah, Oklahoma. Her daughter Vivian Sarah Thompson was married on 19 October 1940 at Siloam Springs, Arkansas. Her son Leon Berry Thompson died on 11 June 1979 at Fort Gibson, Oklahoma.
Martha Ann "Mattie" Thompson of Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas was listed in Leon Berry Thompson's obituary in June 1979 as a surviving mother.
Leon B. Thompson

Funeral services for Leon B. Thompson, 58, who died June 11, were conducted in the Calvary Faith Pentecostal Church in Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, Thursday afternoon, June 14.

Thompson was born July 16, 1920, the son of A.F. and Martha Thompson. He was a retired lumberman and rancher and was married to the former Darlene Ford on May 22, 1942, in Huntsville. He attended school in the Tahlequah school system and was a Fort Gibson resident for more than 38 years. He was a member of Calvary Faith Pentecostal church.

Survivors include his wife, Darlene Thompson of the home; one son, Richard Thompson of Checotalh; one daughter, Mrs. Charles (Sharon Kaye) Whorton of Fort Gibson; his parents, Mrs. and Mrs. A.F. Thompson of Huntsville; six brothers, D.L., Euel, Milton and Alfred, all of Huntsville; Jerel of Fort Gibson, and Olen of Utah; three sisters, Mrs. Billy (Vivian) Ballew of Tahlequah, Mrs. R.B. (Lillian) Cookson of Long Beach, Calif., and Mrs. Robert (Reva) Winner of Downey, Calif., and three grandchildren.

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Her husband Allie Fields Thompson died on 7 November 1984 at Huntsville, Madison County, Arkansas.
Martha Ann "Mattie" Thompson of the home in Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas was listed in Allie Fields Thompson's obituary in November 1984 as a surviving wife.
Allie Fields Thompson

Allie Fields Thompson, 100, of Rt. 4, Box 61, Huntsville, died November 7, 1984 at Meadowview Lodge. He was born June 5, 1884 at Austin, Texas, the son of William Alfred and Ireva Waggonner Thompson. He was a farmer and a lumberman, a member of the Cookston United Methodist Church and the A.T.A. Lodge at Cookston, Oklahoma.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Martha Faddis Thompson of the home; six sons, D.L. Thompson, Milton Thompson and Alfred Thompson, all of Huntsville, Euel Thompson of Tahlequah, Oklahoma, Gerald Thompson of Fort Gibson, Oklahoma and Olen Thompson of Kamas, Utah; three daughters, Mrs. Vivian Ballew of Tahlequah, Oklahoma, Mrs. Lillian Cookson of Denver, Colorado and Mrs. Irene Winner of Downey, California; thirty-two grandchildren; sixty-nine great-grandchildren; and nineteen great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Saturday, November 10, in the chapel of Brashears Funeral Home with Rev. Harold Duvall officiating. Interment was in the Thompson Cemetery under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were grandsons.

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Martha Ann "Mattie" Thompson of Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas was listed in Rual Francis Thompson's obituary in July 1985 as a surviving paternal grandmother.
Rual Francis Thompson

Rual Francis Thompson, 55, of Huntsville, died July 5, 1985, at the Huntsville Memorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 3, 1929, at Qualls, Okla., the son of D. L. and Lenora Enlow Thompson. He was a timber and sawmill worker.

Survivors include two sons Larry Edward Thompson of Hindsville and Timothy Allen Thompson of Wesley; one daughter, Mrs. Lenora Sue Kern of Sand Springs, Okla.; his father, D.L. Thompson of Huntsville; five brothers, Eual Thompson, Lee Roy Thompson, Bob Thompson, and John Thompson, all of Huntsville, and Frank Thompson of Springdale; two sisters, Mrs. Betty Ledbetter and Mrs. Wilma Ledbetter, both of Huntsville; his paternal grandmother, Mrs. Martha Thompson of Huntsville.

Funeral services were Saturday, July 6, in the chapel of Brashears Funeral Home with the Rev. Harold DuVall officiating. Interment was in the Thompson Cemetery under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Danny Ledbetter, Garry Thompson, Bobby W. Thompson, Ronnie Thompson, Joe Thompson, and Carl Johnson.

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Her son Darthur Lee Thompson died on 21 May 1987 at Holdernville, Oklahoma.
Martha Ann "Mattie" Thompson of Huntsville, Madison, Arkansas was listed in Darthur Lee Thompson's obituary in May 1987 as a surviving mother.
Darther Thompson

Darther Lee Thompson, 78, of Huntsville died May 21 at Huntsville Memorial Hospital. He was born July 16, 1908, in Whoron, Ark, the son of Allie Fields and Martha Ann Faddis Thompson. He was a farmer, a member of the Harmony Baptist Church and the widower of Ida Lenora Enlow Thompson, who died in 1983.

Survivors include five sons, Eual Thompson, Lee Roy Thompson, Bobby Ray Thompson and John Henry Thompson, all of Huntsville, and Frankie Dean Thompson of Springdale; two daughters, Betty Ledbetter and Wilma Ledbetter, both of Huntsville; his mother, Martha Thompson of Huntsville; five brothers, Eual Thompson of Tahlequah, Okla., Jewell Thompson of Fort Gibson, Okla., Milton Thompson and Alfred Thompson, both of Huntsville, and Olen Thompson of Kamas, Utah; three sisters, Vivian Ballew of Tahlequah, Reva Winner and Lillian Cookson, both of Huntsville; 19 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Brashears Funeral home of Hunstville with the Rev. Harold Duvall officiating. Burial will be in Thompson Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Joe Frank Thompson, Danny Ledbetter, Grant Thompson, Gary Thompson, Larry Thompson, Ronnie Thompson, Bobby Wayne Thompson, Tim Thompson and Phillip Thompson.


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Allie Fields Thompson b. 5 Jul 1884, d. 7 Nov 1984
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