Bobby R. Thompson

Bobby R. Thompson, 80, of Huntsville, died Sunday, June 23, 2019, at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale.

He was born Tuesday, Nov. 29, 1938, in Talequah, Okla., to D.L. and Ida Enlow Thompson.

Bobby was predeceased by his wife, Glenda Faulkner Thompson; father and mother D.L. and Ida Enlow Thompson; two brothers; and one sister.

He is survived by two daughters and two sons and their spouses, Brenda and Mike Puryear of Hindsville, Lew and Jackie Thompson, Ronnie and Patty Thompson and Gail and Terry Thomas, all of Huntsville; three brothers; one sister; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was self-employed most of his life as a logger. Bobby enjoyed life and was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at Thompson Cemetery, with Glen Faulkner officiating.

Pallbearers will be Josh Thompson, Chad Puryear, Fields Thompson, Dustin Thomas, Ruger Thomas and Shannan Evans. Honorary Pallbearers will be Tiffany Haught, Tim Litterell, Terry Thomas and Terry Litterell.

Services are entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory of Huntsville.


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