Woman celebrates 96th birthday
Sept. 22, 2012 at 10 p.m.
Undeen Cooper Thompson will turn 96 tomorrow. She is the fourth child of 11 to parents Homer and Eva Cooper.
Married to the late John Thompson, Sr., she is the mother of three children, Carolyn King, Kansas City, Mo., Thelma Silmon, Marshall, and John Thompson Jr., Marshall.
She is the grandmother of six, the great-grandmother of seven and the great-great grandmother os six.
During her lifetime she has been active in the St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church and community. In her church she served in several ministries.