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Robert "Snake" Paul Thompson Sr.

November 8, 1939 - October 23, 2018

SPRINGPORT- Robert “Snake” Paul Thompson Sr., 78, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family.
He was born on November 8, 1939 in Salt Lick, KY, the son of Raymond and Opal (Stone) Thompson.
Robert proudly served his country in the United States Arm…READ MORE

SPRINGPORT- Robert “Snake” Paul Thompson Sr., 78, passed away on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family.
He was born on November 8, 1939 in Salt Lick, KY, the son of Raymond and Opal (Stone) Thompson.
Robert proudly served his country in the United States Army. He was stationed in Germany during the Korean War. He worked over forty years at Westinghouse then worked at ABB until retirement.
Robert married Mary E. Abshire on April 12, 1968 in Muncie. Robert loved fishing, racing, and his family.
Survivors include his wife of fifty years, Mary Thompson; five children, Tammy Thompson, Robert “Bobby” Thompson Jr. (wife, Alena), Angie Szewczak (husband, Patrick), Scott Thompson (wife, Tonya), and Christopher Thompson (wife, Emily); eight grandchildren, Bryce Thompson, Kyle Thompson, Brayden Thompson, Devon Thompson, Sophia Thompson, Marina Thompson, Olivia Thompson, and Eden Szewczak; brother, Walter Thompson; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Linda Thompson Meith.
Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel.
Family and friends may call from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. on Friday at the mortuary.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Online condolences may be directed to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com

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Date: Friday, October 26, 2018

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Friday, October 26, 2018

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


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