Georgia Rea Thompson-Stacy, 63, of La Porte, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019.
She was born Jan. 23, 1956, in Knox, Indiana, to Richard and Joyce (Shanks) Thompson. On Oct. 19, 1996 she married Orville Stacy who preceded her in 2018.
Georgia is survived by her daughter Jessica Thompson of La Porte. Also surviving are her sister Julie Thompson Parker (Kevin) and brother Richard M. Thompson (Sis), two nieces Ashley Fitzmaurice (Chad), and Taylor Kostelnik (Tara). Also surviving are nephews John Paul Thompson (Brandi) and Daniel Rea Parker. She is also survived by great nephew John Thomas Fitzmaurice and great niece Charlie Fitzmaurice. She is also survived by two grandchildren Sierra Thompson and Adalynn Thompson.
Georgia was blessed with a loving family and has lived in the La Porte area most of her life. Georgia was a graduate of Riley High School and she worked in the trucking industry for 30 years. She retired as a Traffic Manager for Superior Carriers Trucking.
A funeral service will take place on Saturday, Oct. 19, at Newhard Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Visitation will take place on Friday, Oct. 18, from 3-7 p.m. at the funeral home. A private internment will take place at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made out to the family for her surviving grandchildren.
Newhard Funeral Home is Handling the arrangements. www.newhardfuneralhome.com