Ronald William Thompson, 63, of Marianna passed away Thursday, May 28,
2009, at his residence. He was a lifelong resident of Jackson County and the
co-owner and operator of Thompson Brothers Angus Farm. Mr. Thompson was a
member of the New Salem Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, J.R. and Mary Lorene Thompson; and his uncle, Bruce Thompson.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years JoAnn Baxter Thompson, his son Mike Thompson, and daughter Amy Thompson, all of Marianna; his brothers David Thompson and wife Barbara of Kynesville; aunt, Grace Sapp of Pensacola; and special niece and caregiver, Nancy Lipford of Kynesville; nephews, Paul Thompson of Tallahassee, Scott Thompson of Kynesville and Dylan Paramore of Compass Lake.
The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 30, in the Marianna Chapel Funeral Home, with the Rev. Ronnie Wright and the Rev. Ryan Carter officiating. Interment will follow in the New Salem Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Friday, May 29, 6 to 8 p.m. in the Marianna Chapel Funeral Home.
Marianna Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.