Scarlett Minelee Ashcraft Thompson, 78


Scarlett Minelee Ashcraft Thompson, 78, of Warren, Ark. passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2024, in Fordyce, Ark. She was born on October 9, 1945 in Warren, Ark. to the late Everett Ashcraft and Minelle McClain Ashcraft. She was a member of Christian Fellowship Church. Other than her parents she is preceded in death by a brother, Ronnie Ashcraft and a sister, Sherry Ashcraft.

Survivors include her husband, Kenneth Thompson of Warren whom she married on June 28, 1963; son, Kent Thompson of Monticello; daughter, Karen Thompson Jones (Danny) of Fordyce; brothers, Steve Ashcraft (Rachel) of Rye, Hurley Ashcraft (Brenda), and Gary Ashcraft (Wanda) of Warren; sister Donna Ashcraft of Fordyce; grandchildren, Mechelle Jones, Kady Ferguson (Jeffry), April Thompson and Ryan Thompson; great-grandchildren, Brinlie Ferguson, Charleigh Ferguson, and Jeffry Ferguson Jr., and sister-in-law, Wilma Adair (Ronald) of Warren.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to Danny Jones for being Scarlett’s main caretaker for the past year. She would always refer to him as her “main man.”

Funeral was held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, February 4, 2024 at Frazer’s Funeral Home. Burial was in Reaves Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.