Julie Thompson, 61, of Anna, died at 9:37 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at Union County Hospital in Anna.
She was born on June 17, 1958, in Belvidere, the daughter of Ronnie Lee and Patricia Gail Gruner Heckman.
She married Edward Thompson. He preceded her in death on Jan. 26, 2013.
She worked at Hardees and McDonalds. She was a member of the Anna-Jonesboro Elks Club and enjoyed listening to music.
She is survived by her son, Jason (Jackie) Dover of Anna; a daughter, Janice (Bill) Dover of Rockford; her father, Ron Heckman of Edgerton, Wis.; a sister, Chris Stogsdill of Mauston, Wis.; five grandchildren, Joshua Fieldsend, Samantha Fieldsend, Jillian Dover, Jessica Dover and Joseph Dover; and one great-grandchild.
Besides her husband, Ed, she was preceded in death by her mother, Patricia Heckman, and a brother, Ronald Lee Heckman.
Private graveside services will be held at Murdale Gardens of Memory in Murphysboro.
Memorials can be made to Crain Funeral Home and will be accepted at the funeral home.
Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements.