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Clyde Ray Thompson
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Birth: Jan. 21, 1916
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 2004

Asheville ~ Clyde Ray Thompson, 88, died Wednesday, November 3, 2004 at Flescher's Fairview Health Care Center.

A native of Haywood County, Mr. Thompson was the son of the late William Vance and Ella Mae Taylor Thompson. He was preceded in death by his wife Myrtle Pauline Huntley Thompson, a son, Ronald Ray Thompson, and a grandson, James Marc Thompson.

He is survived by two daughters, Janet Hughes of Mars Hill, Pat Gosnell of Asheville, and one son, James Thomas Thompson of Arden,; six grandchildren, Angela Baker, Michael Ownbey, Grant Thompson, Jeffrey Hughes, Robbie Thompson and Paul Thompson; one great grandson, Devon Tyler Ownbey; two nieces, Cathryn Nanney and Cornelia Todd.

He was retired from Halliburton, and Sayles Bleachery. Mr. Thompson was a WWII veteran, serving in the European theater, and received two purple hearts and a bronze star. He was a member of the Sweeten Creek Baptist Church.

Burial will follow in Gashes Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Gashes Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Feb 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24581483
Clyde Ray Thompson
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- Elizabeth Olmstead
 Added: Feb. 12, 2008

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