Yanceyville, NC – It is with profound sorrow we announce the death of Mr. John Thompson of 1331 Main St., who passed away Saturday, April 21, 2018 at his residence.
He was a native of Caswell County, NC the son of the late Buck Thompson Sr. and Geneva Thompson, born July 18, 1939. He was a member of Allen’s Chapel Baptist Church and he was a employee of the Department of Transportation before retirement.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Sally Walker and Lillie Wiley; three brothers, Buck Thompson Jr., Ernest Thompson and Mack Thompson.
His survivors are one son, David Thompson of Yanceyville, NC; four daughters, Jeanette t. Foster ( Clinton ) of Pelham, NC, Barbara Graves ( Dennis ) of Colfax, NC, Angela Thompson of Burlington, NC, and Melissa Ann Vildor ( Kinder ) of Atlanta, Ga.; former wife, Mamie Watlington Thompson of Yanceyville, NC; one brother, Joshua Thompson ( Kelsey ) of Yanceyville, NC; one sister, Alice Barnette of Creedmoor, NC; 7 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; a host of nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.