Betty Jean Lynch Thomson, our beloved Wife, Mom, and Meme, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 28, 2020. She was born on March 18, 1939, to Lee Olen and Dorothy Lynch. Betty was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Lee Lynch, and her grandson, Timmy Rubnitz. Betty grew up in Savannah and attended Savannah High School. There she met the love of her life, Tommy Thomson. They were married on July 2, 1955. In 1958, they had a son, Thomas David Thomson, Jr. Their daughter Rene’ was born in 1963.
Betty had a big heart and was loved by everyone she met. She loved collecting dolls and treasures from her many travels with her family.
Betty is survived by her husband of 65 years, Thomas David Thomson, Sr., her son Thomas David Thomson, Jr., and his wife, Nancy; her daughter, Cheryl Rene’ Thomson Rubnitz; and granddaughters, Heather Rubnitz Willingham (Robbie), Jessica Thomson, and Cherese Waters. She also leaves her sister, Carlotta Jennings, three brothers, Richard, Billy, and Steve Lynch, and many nieces and nephews.
Betty Jean will be missed by all and never forgotten.
The Funeral Service will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 2, 2020 at Central Christian Church, 6810 Skidaway Road. The visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church.
Burial will be in Bonaventure Cemetery.
We are so sorry for the loss of your mom. Please know you and your family are in our prayers. Donald and LeAnne
- Donald and LeAnne Consos, Savannah, Ga
Rene, I am so sorry to hear about your mother. My thoughts are will you all.
- Sandra Haysman Gebhardt, Savannah , Ga
Sending love and prayers to the whole family. I am so sorry for your loss.
- Sherry Daniel , Savannah , Georgia
I am so sorry for the loss of your Wife and Mother. She will never be forgot our Love and Prayers are with you. Lee And Gretchen
- Lee O Lynch 111, Stuart, VA
Rene and family, So sorry for the loss of your Mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
- Brenda and Mac Salter, Savannah, GA
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel
- Funeral Service
- 2:00 p.m. on Thu, July 02, 2020
- Central Christian Church
6810 Skidaway Road (map)
- on Thu, July 02, 2020
- Bonaventure Cemetery
330 Bonaventure Road (map)
Savannah GA 31404