Mildred Elaine Thompson-Russell, daughter of the late Henry Rogers Jr. and Doris Thompson, was born on April 2nd, 1957. She departed this earthly life on May 26th, 2014 at her residence.
Mildred attended Grimsley High school and also Guilford Technical Community College.
Mildred was employed as a CNA for 16 years at Rha Howell Center Walter Creek Facility. Like her grandmother, Mildred had a green thumb. She was very creative and loved to decorate. In her pastime, she loved played bingo.
Mildred Thompson- Russell has been with her husband Lloyd Russell for 34 years.
She was preceded in death by her Father, Henry Rogers, mother, Doris Thompson, brother, Gary Thompson and Grandmother Eva Lilly.
She leaves to cherish her memories her husband, Lloyd Russell, one son, Antoine Thompson, four grandchildren, Makayla M. Williams, Madison Jones, Mason Jones and Myracle N'evaeh Thompson; three brothers, Anthony Thompson of Phoenix, Arizona, Bobby Rogers and Eddie Rogers of Greensboro. NC; three sisters, Mary Rogers-Mcbroom, Cathy Rogers and Maggie Rogers of Burlington, NC; a loving Mother-in-law Mrs. Mary Russell of Greensboro, NC; two special aunts, Emma Long of Greensboro, NC and Valee Nichols of Burlington, NC; two uncles Nick Nichols (Josephine) and Sam Pratt of Burlington, NC and host of other relatives and friends.
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