M. C. Thompson
M. C.”Bud” Thompson, 80, of Athens, Alabama, formerly of Salina, passed away Friday, August 30, 2013 in Athens, Alabama. He was born November 17, 1932 in Flora, (Madison County), Mississippi to Spencer and Laura (York) Thompson, who precede him in death.
He retired after 35 years from Great Plains Manufacturing.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise in 1998, one son; James McChristian, five brothers; Spencer Thompson, Jr., David L. Thompson, B. C. Thompson, Hal T. Thompson and James L. Thompson and two grandchildren; Ahsha B. Richardson and Rasul Funches.
Survivors include -
Daughters: April Hill of Athens, AL
Sylvia L. Haggard of Salina, KS
May R. Mitchell, of Salina, KS
Annie L. Funches of Rockaway, NY
Sisters: Sara M. Bratton of Flora, MS
Christine Bryant of Flora, MS
Erma J. Thompson, of Jackson, MS
Annette Thompson of Jackson, MS
Eulalee Long, also of Jackson, MS
Brothers: Charles A. Thompson of Jackson, MS
Clark Thompson, of Jackson, MS
Henry L. Thompson of Flora, MS
30 great grandchildren
Visitation will be at on Friday, September 5, 2013 from 1:00 until 7:00 with the family present from 5:00 until 7:00 pm.at Roselawn Height Memorial Chapel, 1920 East Crawford, Salina, KS. 67401.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, September 6, 2013 at the St. Johns Missionary Baptist Church, 215 S. Chicago, Salina with burial immediately following at Roselawn Memorial Park, Salina.
For online condolences contact Roselawn at www.roselawnsalina.com.