William Murry Thompson, Sr., 89, resident of 33 Woodview Apts. widower of Ruby Culbreth Thompson died Friday Dec. 22, 2006 at Abbeville Area Medical Center.
Born in Hillsborough, NC he was a son of the late Daniel Covington and Catherine Nye Thompson.
He was a World War II United States Air Force veteran. He was a retired merchant in retail sales. He was also a member of Main St. United Methodist Church where he was a former member of the church choir and the Methodist Men of the church. He was a former member of the church Administative council, former Sunday School Superintendent.
He was a mason and member of Clinton Lodge #3 AFM. He was also a shriner and member of the Hejaz Temple.
Survivors include 1 daughter Anna T. Litteral and her husband Andy of Richmond, VA.;William Murry "Billy" Thompson, Jr. and his wife Susan of Abbeville, SC; 5 grandchildren Daniel Litteral, Catherine Litteral, Andrew Litteral, Taylor Thompson and Jeffry Thompson; 2 great-grandchildren Grier Lawton and Brooklyn Rogers.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday Dec. 24, 2006 at 1:00 PM from Main St. United Methodist Church with the Rev. Randy Taylor officiating. The burial will follow in Spindale, NC at Sunset Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Main St. United Methodist Church PO Box 656 Abbeville, SC 29620.