Robert Leon Thompson, Jr. “Bobby”, “Heavy”, age 75, passed away April 2, 2020. He was a 1962 graduate of Baker High School and proudly served in the United States Army. He worked for over forty years as a Union Ironworker in Industrial Construction. Bobby was an active member of New Antioch Full Gospel church and enjoyed his role as Assistant Adult Sunday School teacher. He was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle and friend to everyone who knew him and will be greatly missed.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Robert Leon, Sr. and Florine Wilkerson Thompson; brother, Samuel Thompson.
Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 52 years, Linda McDuffie Thompson; daughter, Kim Thompson; siblings, Inie Tillman, Cathy Bellcase, Glenda Lose, John “Tim” (Jennifer) Thompson; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
The family will hold private services with Bro. Heath Havard and Bro. Brian Havens officiating. Burial will be in New Antioch Full Gospel Cemetery.
Moments Funeral Home, locally owned and operated in Lucedale, Mississippi is honored to be in charge of arrangements.
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