William H. “Bill” Thompson, 70, of Hughesville, died Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 at his home with loving family surrounding him.
He was born on Feb. 23, 1942, in Sedalia a son of William L. and Frances I. (Snapp) Thompson. On Nov. 8, 1959, in Harrison, Ark., he was united in marriage to his high school sweet heart, Linda G. Dickerson who survives of the home.
Besides his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Gayle Allen and her husband Jim and Billie Sue Price, both of Sweet Springs; two grandchildren, Jason Nichols, serving in Afghanistan and his wife Heather and Melissa Hammonds and her husband Curtis of Houstonia; three great grandsons.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A visitation with family will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Rea Funeral Chapel. A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions be given to the Hughesville Community Club in care of the funeral chapel.
Condolences may be conveyed to the family at www.reafuneralservice.com.