James Robert Thompson, 66, of Horseshoe Bend died July 25, 2004, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home.
Born Oct. 4, 1937, at Moline, Ill., he was the son of Harold and Emma Ingold Thompson. He married Thelma Bernice Tate June 27, 1959, in Rock Island, Ill. He was a member of Horseshoe Bend Lions, Friends of the Library and Faith Presbyterian Church. He was a past MRID commissioner.
Survivors include his wife, Thelma, of the home, and a sister, Joan Hardee of Lakeland, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service was July 30 at Faith Presbyterian Church in Horseshoe Bend with the Rev. Charles Olsen officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.
Memorials may be sent to Faith Presbyterian Church Roof Fund or to the Horseshoe Bend Library.