Walter J Thompson
Walter Joel Thompson, 78 year old resident of Siloam Springs, died Friday, July 16, 1982 at his residence after an extended illness.
Mr Thompson was born August 17, 1903 at Ravenna, Nebraska and had been a longtime resident of this area. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Masonic Lodge 102 at Cincinnati, Arkansas. He was a master mason.
He is survived by his wife, Girda, of the home; four sons, Jerry Thompson of Siloam Springs, Jack Thompson of Fayetteville, Arkansas, Merrell Thompson of Terre Haute, Indiana, and Butch Thompson of Bartlesville, Oklahoma: one daughter Mrs Ruth Reeed of Colcord, Oklahoma, 13 grandchildren an one great grandchild.
Funeral Services for Mr Thompson were held Sunday July 18, 1982 at 2 P M in the Pyeatte Chapel with Dr Marc Gilbert officiating. Burial with Masonic Rites was in the Weddington Cemetery under the directions of Pyeatte Funeral Service.