NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- On September 21, 2015, retired educator in the public school system of Yonkers, NY and beloved wife of the late William H. Thompson, Sr., passed away in New Rochelle, NY in her home surrounded by family. Carrie was born on November 9, 1933 in Taylortown, NC. Carrie received a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Livingstone College in Salisbury, NC in 1954. Carrie dedicated her life to serving her community as an educator in Kinston, NC and in Yonkers, NY. She served as a class leader in St.