Robert Thompson
May 25, 1923 -
March 28, 2008


April 5, 2008
12 pm - 2 pm


April 5, 2008
2:00 PM



     Memorial services for Mr. Robert Donovan Thompson, age 84, of Fayetteville will be conducted at 2 PM Saturday at Fayetteville First Methodist Church with Rev. Jim Clardy and Rev. Tommy Ward officiating.  Mr. Thompson passed away Friday evening at Lewisburg NHC.

     A native of Jasonville, IN, he was the son of the late Everette Earl and Robertine Reed Thompson.  He was an engineer for the Army Missile Command, an Army veteran of WWII in the European theater, a member of Fayetteville First Methodist Church where he sang in the choir and served in various positions on the Administrative Board. He was also a Mason, Shriner, Knight Templar, and a member of the Civitan Club and Fayetteville Music Club.

     Survivors include his wife Irene Elizabeth Bayless Thompson, daughters Catherine Elizabeth Lamar and husband Kenneth of Culleoka, Tennessee, Connie Robertine Walker and husband Larry of Murfreesboro, and Cynthia Sue Scrofani and husband Ross of Lebanon, and grandchildren Robert Thomas Walker of Murfreesboro, Kathryn Rose Walker of Murfreesboro, Chelsea Lenoir Ledford of Culleoka, and Rebecca Catherine Lamar of Culleoka.  He was preceded in death by daughter Carolyn Anne Thompson

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to:

Shriner’s Hospital for Children

Office of Development

2900 Rocky Point Dr.

Tampa, FL 33607-1460,

Monroe Carell, Jr. Children’s Hospital

Gift Records

VU Station B357727

Nashville, TN 37235-7727

VUMC Dept of Neurology

VU Gift Processing

VU Station B357727,2301 Vanderbilt Place

Nashville, TN 37235-7727

Bob Thompson Memorial Fund at First United Methodist Church

200 North Elk Avenue

Fayetteville, TN 37334,

or the charity of your choice.

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