Graduated from high school, Cumberland, Virginia. Student, Mosley Flint Real Estate, Richmond, Virginia, 1985.
Dental assistant Doctor C.E. Hutcheson, Junior, Farmville, 1972-1975, Doctor South Carolina Patteson, Farmville, 1976-1981. Real estate agent Longwood Realty, Inc., 1981-1983, 1985, Smeltzer's Auction & Realty, Inc., Luray, Virginia, 1983-1985. Owner, president People's Choice Realty, Inc., Farmville, since 1985.
Notary public State of Virginia, since 1987.
Secretary Cumberland Elementary Parent-Teachers Association, 1982, president, 1983. Vice chairman Cumberland Heart Fund, 1981. Committee member Citizens Against Radioactive Waste Dump, Cumberland, 1983.
Secretary Women of Church, Cumberland, 1980. Deacon Browns Presbyterian Church, Cumberland. Member South Center Board Realtors (secretary 1990), Thompson Road Extention Club (Cumberland).
Married Ronald Lewis Thompson, November 29, 1969. Children: Gregory Todd, Ryan Stuart.