Harry Truman Thompson, 68, beloved father and the husband of Clydie Ann Thompson, departed this earthly land for his eternal home on Tuesday afternoon, June 25, 2013 at his residence.
Mr. Thompson was born the son of George Frank Thompson and Olive Elizabeth Thompson on May 12, 1945 in Hemingway. He was a retired employee of International Paper Company, Georgetown Mill and was a United States Army Veteran. He was a member of Graves Baptist Church.
Harry and Clydie were married on December 23, 1963 and celebrated 49 years together. Their home was blessed with: three children, Donnette T. (Noel) Coker, Emily T. (Steven) Northrup, and Melinda T. (Ron) Cannon; and eight grandchildren, Christopher L. Elliott, Dustin K. Elliott, Noelle Coker, Kala Coker, Stephen Jacob Northup, Karrie Danielle Northrup, Sarah Olivia Cannon, and Jonah Bryce Cannon. He also leaves behind a sister, Ann T. (Heyward) Williams.
He was predeceased by: his parents; seven brothers, George J. Thompson, Franklin David “FD” Thompson, Robert Carl Thompson, William Henry “Billy” Thompson, Neil Edward Thompson, James Nathan Thompson and Carroll Jordan Thompson; and a sister, Helen T. Brewer.
A Home Going Celebration with Military Honors will be 11 AM, Friday morning, June 28, 2013 at the Maryville Pentecostal Holiness Church. Interment will follow in the Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens directed by the Georgetown Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
Visitation will be 6-8 PM, Thursday evening, June 27, 2013 in the sanctuary of the Maryville P.H. Church.
McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Thompson family.
Online condolences may be sent to McKenzieFuneralH@aol.com
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