Janet Lynn Edgar Thompson of Newport went to be with the Lord on Jan. 8, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Janet was born July 20, 1952, in Parkersburg to the late Arthur Edgar and Connie Whiting. Janet was the oldest of six children, with her parents and brother, Don Edgar preceding her in death. Janet graduated from Frontier High School in 1970 and married the love of her life, Danny W Thompson on Dec. 4, 1970. Janet and Danny had three children, Danny W Thompson II, Debbie (Richard) Metheney, and Beth (Timothy) Showalter. Janet had four grandchildren, Skyler and Becky Metheney and Zachery and Ashton Temesvary. Janet loved nothing better than spending time with her grandchildren and spoiling them.