Cynthia Dale ‘Cindy’ Thompson

A celebration of life potluck for Dove Creek resident Cynthia Dale “Cindy” Thompson will be held on Thursday, Feb. 13 at the Dove Creek Community Center from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Cindy, as she was known to family and friends, was born on May 10, 1957, in Uravan, Colo., to William Emmett and Julia Orvilla (Smart) Moore. She passed away at her Dove Creek home on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at the age of 56.

Always trying to keep her hands busy, Cindy spent much of her time doing beadwork, crocheting and playing computer games. She enjoyed being outdoors as well. Cindy had a big heart and will be greatly missed.

Surviving Cindy is her son, Derek Thompson of Dove Creek; four brothers, Samuel Moore and wife, Cindy of Cortez, Gary Williams and wife, Darlene of Egnar, Colo., James Williams and Betty Gano of Grand Junction, Colo., and Rocky Moore of Farmington, N.M.; her sister, Susan Kendall and husband, Steve of Hotchkiss, Colo.; and one niece, Misty Williams of Oklahoma City, Okla.

Arrangements are being made through Ertel Funeral Home. For further information or to send condolences, log on to and click on the obituary section.