Marvin Carroll Thompson Obituary:
Funeral Date: 11/8/2003
Marvin Carroll Thompson, age 86, of Warren died Thursday November 6, at Bradley County Medical Center in Warren. Born June 29, 1917 in Cleveland County a son of the late Joseph Alonzo Thompson and Effie McFarland Thompson he was a retired Potlatch Corporation employee, a chicken farmer, member Fairview Freewill Baptist Church and the widower of Minnie Lee Dyer Thompson who died August 18, 2003. They were united in marriage December 14, 1940. Also, preceding him in death were a daughter Virginia Thompson Martin, 7 brothers Ebby Houston Thompson, Odis Lee Thompson, Doyle Thompson, Dick Thompson, Harley Thompson, Troy Thompson and Bud Thompson, a sister Ruby McClellan and 4 grandchildren. Survivors are 1 son Kenneth Thompson and spouse Scarlett of Warren. 2 daughters Nancy Nichols and spouse Dean of Rye and Wilma Dean Adair and spouse Ronald Dean of Warren. 1 brother Billy Clyde Thompson of Corgan, Texas. 7 grandchildren and 6 greatgrandchildren. Funeral services were 1:30 p.m. Saturday November 8, Frazerís Chapel by Rev. Gay Carter and Rev. Max Williams. Janice Sullivan was the organist and Travis Ivey and Danny Ivey sang and played and Kathy Williams was the soloist.. Burial was in Reaves Cemetery near New Edinburg by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Tracy Nichols, Kent Thompson, Ronnie Adair, Brandon Martin, Danny Jones and David Pyle. Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Thompson and Marty Thompson.