Obituary For Bobby E. Thompson
April 18, 1936 - March 4, 2023

Bobby E. Thompson, 86, of Stoneville, passed away peacefully Saturday, March 4, 2023, at his residence.

At Bobby’s request, the family will have a private celebration of life at his home at a later date.  The family welcomes cards and notes to share fond and loving memories of their father.  Cards may be sent to the home of his daughter, Terry Moore, 271 Meadowood Road, Eden, NC  27288.

He was born on April 18, 1936, in Eden, NC to the late Bolin and Mattie Jo (Young) Thompson.  He was a 1955 graduate of Morehead High School.  He begun his career at Fieldcrest Mills and retired from DuPont, Inc.   After his retirement, he enjoyed a second career serving Rockingham County Schools as a high school bus driver.

Bobby is survived by his three loving daughters, Terry (Marty) Moore, Laurie (Marty) Thompson and Michelle (Tony) Bullins; one sister, Frances (Doug) Boyles; one brother-in-law, Ray (Doris) Newton; eight grandchildren; one great granddaughter and his two beloved dogs, Katie and Gracie.  He was the best father and Papa who loved, was loved and will be greatly missed.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Frances N. Thompson; his brothers, Henry and Bud Thompson and his sister, Elizabeth Hall.

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