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Robert Earl Thompson
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1946
Roane County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 1972
Roane County
Tennessee, USA

Son of Earl Thompson & Gladys Hill Thompson.

S/S Patsy Jean
Wed 10-29-1965.

Robert Earl Thompson, 26 of the Oakdale area was accidently electrocuted Monday evening at his home as he and a friend were trying to install a television antenna.

Mr. Thompson and a friend, Dennis Peters, 24 were installing a television antenna when it accidently touched a high tension power line, according to Roane County Coroner, Ralph Rose.Thompson was immediately electrocuted and Peters received burns from the electricity.

Mr. Thompson is survived by his wife, Mrs. Patsy Willis Thompson; son, Robert Earl Thompson, Jr., daughter Angela Jean; parents, Rev. and Mrs. Gladys Thompson, one brother Mark Thompson, all of the Harriman-Oakdale area; sisters, Mrs. Rita Duncan, Oliver Springs and Judy Thompson, Harriman; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. James Hill and Mrs. Rosa Thompson.

The funeral is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. today at the Pine Orchard Baptist Church, with Rev. Wayne Nelson and Rev. Kenneth Stubbs officiating. Schubert Funeral Home in Wartburg is in charge of the arrangements.

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  Clifford Earl Thompson (1924 - 1980)
Wed 10-29-1965
Pine Orchard Baptist Church Cemetery
Pine Orchard
Morgan County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: New section
Created by: Benna J
Record added: Jan 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83444296
Robert Earl Thompson
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 Added: Feb. 23, 2012
Rest in peace.
- Katie
 Added: Feb. 23, 2012

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