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Jimmy Ford Thompson

January 27, 1945 February 27, 2019
Jimmy Ford Thompson
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Obituary for Jimmy Ford Thompson

Jimmy Ford Thompson, 74, of Rocky Mount, VA passed away on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. He was born on January 27, 1945 to Ford S. Thompson and the late Mildred W. Thompson. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Sidney and Dora Thompson of Martinsville, VA and Robert and Elsie Whitlow of Henry, VA; brother, Billy E. Thompson; aunts and uncles, William Whitlow, Junior Whitlow, Irene Johnson, Hazel Martin, Logene Ferguson, Haywood Thompson, and Maynard Thompson; and niece, Ryan E. Perry.

Mr. Thompson was a resident of Franklin Heath and Rehabilitation Center in Rocky Mount, VA for 23 years.

He is survived by his father, Ford S. Thompson; aunts and uncles, Bobby Whitlow (Brenda), Ed Whitlow (Margie), Doug Whitlow (Lorene), Nancy Trent, and Crystal Lamont; sisters, Patsy Thompson Budd (Scott) of Chatham, VA and Kathy Coeburn (Barry) of Randleman, NC; several nieces and nephews, Rodney Ashby, Bridget Lawrence, Jacob Handy, and Sydney Handy; and several great-nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville Chapel with Reverend Bob Paddock officiating. Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. prior to the service.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, Martinsville, VA is serving the Thompson family. Online condolences may be made at www.norrisfuneral.com.


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3:00 PM 3/2/2019 3:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 3/2/2019 4:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Martinsville Chapel

1500 Kings Mountain Road
P.O. Box 5501
Martinsville, VA 24115

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Martinsville Chapel
1500 Kings Mountain Road Martinsville 24115 VA
United States

Memorial

Saturday

2

Mar

4:00 PM 3/2/2019 4:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Martinsville Chapel

1500 Kings Mountain Road
P.O. Box 5501
Martinsville, VA 24115

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Martinsville Chapel
1500 Kings Mountain Road Martinsville 24115 VA
United States
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