Bom-Wrapper

James Thompson

James "Jim" Thompson

Thursday, January 22, 1948 - Thursday, November 12, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of James Thompson, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of James Thompson

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

James's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

James's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

James Daniel Thompson SR, age 72, of Pevely, MO passed away on November 12, 2020 at John Cochran VA Hospital in St. Louis, MO.
He was born on January 22, 1948 in Cape Girardeau, MO; son of Merrill M. Thompson and Delaphine (Johnson) Thompson.
Jim served his country proudly as a sergeant in the Army. He was part of the 11th Armored Calvary, Black Horse Alumni, Order of the Purple Heart, the NRA, and Paralyzed Veterans of America.
Survivors include his wife Carolyn Thompson of Pevely, MO, sons James “Danny” Daniel Thompson JR (Dixie) of Sedgewickville MO, Michael “Shane” Thompson (Amy) of Fruitland, MO, Kevin Byerley (Chloe’) of St. Louis, MO, Mark Byerley (Krissy) of Festus, MO, and daughter Karen Sides (Matt) of Herculaneum, MO, thirteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. He is also survived by several brothers, Bob Thompson of Oak Ridge, MO, Billy Thompson of Marion, IL, Raymond Thompson of Memphis, TN, David Thompson of Morley, MO, Gary Thompson of Memphis, TN, Jeff Thompson of Marble Hill, and sisters Betty Brown, Judy Sproles both of Nashville, TN, and Linda McBride of Dyersburg, TN.
Jim was Preceded in death by his parents, first wife Ida Marie, and sisters Ruth Ann Miller and Patricia Faircloth.
Visitation will be at Little Whitewater Church on Saturday November 21st, 2020 at 9:30AM until time of service.
Funeral Service will be Saturday November 21st, 2020 at 11:30AM with Rev. Don Estes, Rev. Donnie Ford, Rev. Jim Collins, and Rev. Don Slatten officiating. Burial will follow in the Thompson Cemetery near Gordonville, MO.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James "Jim" Thompson, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for James

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, November 21, 2020 | 9:30am - 11:30am
    When
    Saturday, November 21, 2020 9:30am - 11:30am
    Location
    Little Whitewater Baptist Church
    Address
    PATTON, MO
  • Service

    Saturday, November 21, 2020 | 11:30am
    When
    Saturday, November 21, 2020 11:30am
    Location
    Little Whitewater Baptist Church
    Address
    PATTON, MO

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of James here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Bob, Callie & the Miller boys, Stephen Herriman Jr, and other have sent flowers to the family of James "Jim" Thompson.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
HS

Heartfelt Sympathies

Posted at 11:26pm
We pray the love of God enfolds you during your journey through grief.
Tree Image
A memorial tree was planted in the memory of James Thompson — Plant a Tree Now
LC

Larry Caldwell

Posted at 07:57pm
So sorry for your loss of Jim unable to attend but you all are in our thoughts & prayers.
In Him, Larry & Linda Caldwell
ST

St. Louis Cord Blood Bank- Kathy, Kathy, Vicki and Tami

Posted at 03:44pm
Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the peace that you seek. May this memorial tree continue his memory.
Tree Image
A memorial tree was planted in the memory of James Thompson — Plant a Tree Now
BB

Bob, Callie & the Miller boys

Posted at 10:29am
Shane & Family: We're so very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all during this difficult time.
Flower Image

Bob, Callie & the Miller boys purchased flowers for the family of James Thompson. Send Flowers

SJ

Stephen Herriman Jr

Posted at 07:22pm
Thank you for all the great memories Uncle Jim. You will be truly missed but I know you are at home with our Lord. Stephen Herriman Jr and family
Flower Image

Stephen Herriman Jr purchased flowers for the family of James Thompson. Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: