John  Thompson

John A Thompson

Thursday April 29, 1943 - Monday May 11, 2020
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Mr. John Alvin “Squirt” Thompson, Jr., 77, of 4 Pinefield Drive, Greenville, South Carolina, passed on Monday, May 11, 2020, at Prisma Healthcare. He was a son of the late John A. Thompson, Sr., and Elsie L. McIntyre Thompson.

He was a retiree of Winn Dixie Warehouse. Early in life he joined the Macedonia Holiness Church, later he became affiliated with the Bethel Methodist Church.

He was a member of the Little Texas Reunion Club, and was captain of the Crime Watch in the Community. He enjoyed playing baseball and quartet singing.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Christopher E. Thompson; a daughter, Nicole R. Thompson; and a sister, Deborah Sanchez.

Left to cherish many fond and loving memories are his wife, Joyce M. Richardson Thompson of the home; one daughter, Sabrina L. Thompson of Greenville, SC; one sister, Theasha Murphy of Charlotte, NC; one brother, Spencer (Diane) Thompson of Greenville, SC; two grandchildren, Victoria L. Thompson and Jazziniki S. Thompson; three great-grandchildren; an aunt, Vernetia Terry; an uncle, Robert Terry; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
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  • Service

    Monday May 18, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Monday May 18, 2020 2:00pm
    Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary
    1011 Augusta Street
    GREENVILLE, SC 29605
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  • Interment

    Resthaven Memorial Gardens
    Piedmont Highway
    PIEDMONT, SC 29673
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Posted at 08:49am
At this sorrowful period in your life, please accept my sincerest condolences for the death of your loved one. Reflecting on the divine promises found in the Bible will give you hope and strength to keep going until all of God's promises are fulfilled (Romans 15: 13; John 5:28, 29).

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