THOMSON, Ga.- Mr. E. D. Thompson, 75, beloved husband of Mrs. Ann Thompson, of Thomson, died Friday, December 31, 2004, in Doctors Hospital.
Services were at 3 p.m. Sunday, January 2, in the Sweetwater Baptist Church with Rev. Kenneth Garvin officiating. Burial followed in the Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Donald Toole, Tommy Feagin, Carl Feagin, Brian Hight, William Bryant Swan, Jr., Jimmy Sisson, Herman Thompson and Martin Thompson.
Mr. Thompson was a native of Waynesboro, but had lived in Thomson for many years. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran. He was a member of the Sweetwater Baptist Church, where he was a Trustee and Deacon Emeritus. He was a member and very active in the Thomson Lions Club, was a member of the Telephone Company Pioneers and had retired from Southern Bell after many years of service.
Survivors include his wife, Ann Thompson, of Thomson; four sons, Thomas Lee Thompson, Bruce Thompson, both of Thomson, Glynn Thompson of Gibson and Rodney Thompson of Dearing; one brother, Enon Thompson of North Augusta S.C.; one sister, Mardrie Toole of North Augusta, S.C.; seven grandchildren, Chris Thompson, Philip Thompson, Jessica Thompson, B. J. Thompson, Stephanie Thompson, Lydia Thompson and Jordan Barnes.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Sweetwater Baptist Church.
Curtis Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.