Darlene was a graduate of Cathedral High School in Springfield and was a longtime employee of Uni-Royal. She was preceded in death by her parents, James G. Haddad and Jessie M. Schladenhauffen Haddad, both of Massachusetts.
She is survived by her devoted husband, Woodrow W. Thompson; children, Lisa L. Thompson, James S. Thompson (Gina), all of Gray, and William W. Thompson (Jennifer) of Camp Douglas, Wis.; grandchildren, Caitlin, Coleman, Caroline, Benjamin and Clara Thompson; and her sister, Naphie Haddad of West Springfield, Mass.
The family requests that donations can be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Vining Ivy Hill Chapel in Eatonton had charge of arrangements.