Lorraine H. Maurer

Born in Hohenwald, TN on April 29, 1933

Departed on February 20, 2014 and resided in Hendersonville, TN

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Lorraine H. Maurer—age 80, passed away on February 20, 2014. She was born on April 29, 1933 in Lewis County, TN.
Throughout her life she touched many people with her selflessness and generosity. She was a very outgoing person that was very meticulous about her appearance. She worked many jobs throughout her life, but her proudest achievement was becoming a pioneer in the IT industry for women in the 1960’s. She always had a keen eye for decorating. She had a very optimistic, warm hearted view on life and will be deeply missed. She loved feeding the ducks near her home, collecting and giving angels to people, and most of all being a mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.
Lorraine is preceded in death by her parents; Osby & Edna Hensley Hall; son, James P. Thompson; brother, Ralph Hall; sisters Irene Ayers and Christine Hall. She is survived by her husband of 42 years, Michael A. Maurer; children, Grady E. Thompson (Marcia A.); grandchildren, Jared Thompson (Michelle), Adam Thompson (Samantha), Brian Thompson (Rachel), Jennifer Thompson; great grandchildren, Haley Thompson, Anna Bush, Justice Thompson, Tyler Thompson, Jackson Thompson, Kennedy Thompson; sister, Florene Johnston (Murray); aunt, Lois Hensley.
A graveside service will be held on Monday at 3pm at Hendersonville Memory Gardens with Mr. Gayle Snoddy officiating. Family will serve as Pallbearers. The visitation will be held on Sunday from 3-7pm and Monday 12-3pm at Hendersonville Funeral Home 353 Johnny Cash Pky, Hendersonville, TN (615) 824-3855 springfieldfh.wpengine.com

6 Comments to Lorraine H. Maurer

  1. Gradie Kizer says:

    I am so sorry to hear of loss of Lorraine, she was a very sweet person and I enjoyed knowing her the short time I did. I will see on Sunday, Hang strong.. Gradie

  2. Robert McBroom says:

    Dear Mike,
    My family and i enjoyed visiting with you and Lorraine in the summer of 2012 on our summer road trip, you both really made our visit to Hendersonville and Nashville special and memorable, Lorraine made us all feel at home and very welcome, just as she always did at your home in Texas. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Love from the McBroom Family
    Robert, Emily and Katherine

  3. Mike Crimm says:


    sorry to hear of the passing of Lorraine, I am glad that Brian and Rachel live there now and got to spend time with you both, Rachel loves you all very much as we do Brian, take care.

    Mike Crimm
    Bangor, Maine

  4. Doris Williams Jump says:

    Mike, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of you wife. you and your family will continue to be in our prayers. May you take comfort in all your precious memories.

    Doris Williams Jump (class of 64)

  5. Joanne Issel says:

    Mike and Family,

    I am so sorry for your loss, Jane Oddo told me. God Bless.


  6. Anne Watkins says:

    Hi Mike;
    Thank you for reaching out and letting about Lorraine. I have sent you an email via your Reunion Classmates email. I will truly miss her. I loved her very much!!!

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