Louise Thigpen Ard
Augusta, GA – Louise Thigpen Ard, 86, wife of the late Samuel Ard, walked into the arms of Jesus, on Sunday, June 21, 2020, at her residence.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at 2:00 PM from Hillcrest Memorial Park. Family and friends are asked to meet at the graveside.
Mrs. Ard was preceded in death by her parents, John F. Simons and Lucy Braddock Simons; her sisters, Mildred Otis, Wilma Kelly, Betty Helton, Vivian Newsome, and Mary Dale Simons; and her brothers, Lester Simons, and Bennie Simons. She was born in Grange, GA, and was a bookkeeper for Bi-Lo.
She is survived by her two children, Gail Thigpen Muenster and Mike (Melanie) Thigpen; five grandchildren, Kenny (Betty) Muenster, Kelly (Mike) Pacheco, Amber (Keith) Kavich, Evie Thigpen, and Michael Thigpen; five great grandchildren, Kaylin (Jake) Murphy, Asious Kavich, Timothy Pacheco, Tiffani Pacheco, and Bentley Pritchard.
The family would like to thank Trinity Home Hospice for their compassionate care, specifically, Ashley Morgan and Darry Hatcher, during mom’s illness. And a special heartfelt thank you to her caregiver, Rita Ishmael.
If so desired memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimers Association, 106 SRP Dr, Evans, GA 30809.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.