LEBANON -- Funeral services were held Monday afternoon, May 3 at the JC Hellum Funeral Home for Mr. Thompson, 22.
A former football standout at Watertown High, he was born Oct. 19, 1987, and died Apr. 28, 2010.
Services were conducted by Bishop A. J. Valentine. Burial followed at the Jennings Cemetery in the Statesville Community.
Survivors include: son Dereon Thompson; mother Sarah Holcomb; devoted father and mother Gregory, Sr., and Melinda K. Thompson; siblings: Sarah Thompson, Taria and Joshua Vantrease, LaGreggory Sweatt; grandparents Curlie Davis, Ben, Jr., and Lucille Thompson; devoted friend Alyx Qualls; along with other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were in the care of JC Hellum Funeral Home.