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John Vernon "Vern" Thompson
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Birth: Feb. 19, 1889
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 1954
Springdale
Washington County
Arkansas, USA

The Madison County Record
Huntsville, AR
21 Oct 1954

Vernon Thompson, 65, died Saturday morning, October 16 at 1:30 a.m. at his home in Springdale after a long illness.

He was born February 19, 1889 at Perrie Lee, Texas but had been a resident of Arkansas for 62 years. Mr. Thompson was converted some time ago and had lived a devoted Christian life since.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Venna Thompson, six sons and six daughters, Archie Thompson, Greenfield, Calif., Crawford Thompson, Springdale, Vernon Thompson Jr., Tulsa, Okla., Claude Thompson, Huntsville, John Carl and Charlie of the home; Mrs. Lenora Butler, Springdale, Mrs. Ruth Griggs, Kingston, Mrs. Estelle Cook, Springdale, Mrs. Goldie Nobles and Mrs. Rosie Dolph of Tulsa, Okla., and Mrs. Dixie Calico, Huntsville; three brothers, Fields Thompson, Huntsville, Lee Thompson, Shreveport, La., and George Thomson, Greenville, Texas; one sister, Lizzie Stroud of Huntsville, and 22 grandchildren.

Graveside services conducted by Rev. Noel Easterling were held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Kingston cemetery under the direction of the Brashears Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were D. L. Thompson, Melton Thompson, Olen Thompson, Melvin Stroud, Bea Stroud and Ernest Combs.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Quail Pearl Roberts Thompson (1895 - 1919)
  Venna Elizabeth Stansell Thompson (1902 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Infant Daughter Thompson (____ - 1919)*
  Archie Lee Thompson (1914 - 1981)*
  Goldie Flora Thompson Nobles (1922 - 1992)*
  Claud William Thompson (1924 - 1984)*
  Ruth Bea Thompson Griggs (1925 - 2009)*
  Crawford "C.H." Herman Thompson (1927 - 1997)*
  Dixie Lou Thompson Elzey (1929 - 2009)*
  Vernon J Thompson (1931 - 1980)*
  Floye Lenora Thompson Butler (1933 - 1997)*
  Charles Winford Thompson (1937 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kingston Cemetery
Kingston (Madison County)
Madison County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Mike C
Record added: Dec 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45575024
John Vernon Vern Thompson
Added by: Mike C
 
John Vernon Vern Thompson
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- Wes T.
 Added: May. 15, 2014
with respect
- Goddess
 Added: Jun. 8, 2010

-Anonymous
 Added: May. 27, 2010
 
 
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