Died of a sudden cerebral hemorrhage. After her husband`s death, she was a man`s caretaker for many years until she died.
Her obituary: Mrs. Bertha Thompson died unexpectedly Sunday Morning (14 Mar 1948) at the home of Philip Hosley, Lower Haskell, where she had made her home for the past ten years. Mrs Thompson was born in New Hudson, 17 Mar 1879, the daughter of Lafayette and Mary Moses. Surviving are her two daughters, Mrs. Beulah Bergman, Buffalo and Mrs. Mabel Timme, Castile; two sons, Lloyd Thompson of Salamanca and Roy Thompson of Friendshipk one brother, Arthur Moses, Chino, CA. Funeral services will be held Tuesday afternoon (16 Mar 1948) at two o`clock at the Loveridge Funeral Home. Rev. Harry Richmond, pastor of the Cuba Presbyterian Church will officiate. Burial will be held at the Cuba Cemetery.