Lillian Janette (McIntyre) Thompson, age 83, of 875 Beverly Drive, Gainesville, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2007 at New Horizons Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 pm Tuesday, March 27, 2007 at Memorial Park Chapel with burial to follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The Rev. Wayne Hicks will officiate. The family will receive friends from 2pm-4pm and 7pm-9pm Monday at the funeral home. Mrs. Thompson was born in Hall County to the late W.L. McIntyre and Mary (Hatcher) McIntyre. She was a member of Lakewood Baptist Church. Mrs. Thompson retired from Glaze Kindergarten and was known for her love of children, where she was known as MeMaw. For many years Mrs. Thompson was a member of the Georgia Pre-School Association. Mrs. Thompson was preceded in death by her husband, James R. Thompson; sisters, Bonnie McIntyre, Grace Kiser, Bernice Miller, Myrtlean Gravitt, and Christine Gillespie; and brothers, Alvin (Polly) McIntyre, Talmer McIntyre, and Bill McIntyre, Great grandson, Travis Sexton; Great granddaughters, Juliana and Jillissa Corporan. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Dan Sexton, Hoschton; Son, Jimmy Z. Thompson, Gainesville; Daughter and son-in-law, Sheila and Billy Patterson, Gainesville; Son: Johnny Thompson, Gainesville; Granddaughter, Regina Thompson King, Watkinsville; Grandson, Jimmy Z. Thompson II, Gainesville; Grandson and wife, Chad and Ruth Sexton, Lula; Granddaughter, Dana Gregory, Hoschton; Granddaughter and husband, Jill and Hipolito Corporan, Gainesville; Grandson and wife, Mike and Juanita Delong, Gainesville; Grandson and wife, Matt and Lori Delong, Gainesville; Grandson: Mark Delong, Gainesville and Granddaughter, Mandi Patterson, Gainesville; Great granddaughter, Ashley King, Watkinsville; Great Grandson, Christopher King, Watkinsville; Great Granddaughter, Haley King, Watkinsville; Great Granddaughter, Chelsea Gregory, Hoschton; Great Granddaughter, Skye Ledford Delong, Andrews, N.C.; Great Granddaughter, Haley Delong, Gainesville; and Great Granddaughter, Kaitlyn Delong, Flowery Branch; and a special friend, Andrea Smith, Chestnut Mountain; A host of nieces and nephews; and her little companion, Smoky the dog. Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville.