Born 9-21-1926 -- Died 10-25-2002
Paul Elmer Thompson, 76, of Alton, Mo., was born Sept. 21, 1926, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., and passed away Oct. 25, at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo.Survivors are one son, Paul Eugene Thompson of Ellisnore, Mo.; two daughters -- Bernadine Cox Thompson of West Plains and Linda Sue Kuhl of Indiana; three brothers -- Dan, Bob and Everett Thompson; two sisters -- Lillian Schultz and Betty Sorrows all of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; numerous grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by his parents, Tony and Gracie Hicks-Thompson and his wife, Dorothy June Thompson.Graveside services were Oct. 26, at the Memorial Garden Cemetery in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Local arrangements were under the direction of Clary Funeral Home of Alton .