Edsell G. Thompson, 87, passed away Friday, October 25, 2013 at Skyline Terrace Nursing Home in Woodstock. Burial will be private in Toms Brook Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Mr. Thompson was born February 17, 1926 in Chattanooga, TN son of the late Moses Brabston Thompson Sr. of Chattanooga and Martha Hahn Thompson of Toms Brook. He was an army veteran of World War II and Vietnam War.
He is survived by his sister, Barbara (Billy) Thompson Bowman of Toms Brook; sister-in-law, Hazel Cotter (Clifford) Thompson of Sevierville, TN and a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by five brothers, Jack Orndorff Thompson, Harold Douglas Thompson, Calvin Leonidas Thompson, Clifford Hahn Thompson and Moses Brabston Thompson Jr.
Memorial contributions may be made to Skyline Terrace Nursing Home or Woodstock, Rescue Squad.