Olivia Carolyn Thompson Gardner, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother passed away on Monday, July 21, 2014 at the age of 91.
She was a native of Rodney, MS and a resident of Bueche, LA. She is survived by her son, Jesse B. Gardner, Jr. and wife, Juanita; 10 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 23 great-great-grandchildren; and sister, Marie Grant. She is preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Boyd Gardner, Sr.; daughter, Jeannie Gardner McBroom; her parents, 2 brothers, and a sister. Visitation was held on Wednesday, July 23 from 10 a.m. until funeral service at 12 p.m. Interment followed on the grounds of Greenoaks Memorial Park.