Obituary for Nancy Lee Callaway

Nancy at Gunstream

Nancy Lee Thompson passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 16th in Bellingham, WA with her husband and two children at her bedside. Nancy was born on July 13, 1939 in Dallas, Texas to Clarence and Mattie Callaway. She attended Hillcrest High School in Dallas and the University of Texas at Austin. Nancy was a teacher, talented gardener, fantastic cook, and an adventurous world traveler. She loved animals and had a deep spiritual connection to nature. Nancy is survived by her husband, Jerry Lynn Thompson, and her two children, Shannon Lee Casey and Scot Keith Casey. A private ceremony will be held at Heart Lake on Fidalgo Island, where she and Jerry loved to walk with her beloved dogs. 

In lieu of flowers, donations in Nancy's memory may be made to the Whatcom Humane Society.