Mr. Max Eugene Thompson, age 83, of Cedartown, Georgia passed away on Tuesday afternoon, August 8, 2017.
Mr. Thompson was born on March 15, 1934 in Douglas County, Georgia the son of William A. Thompson and Flora Brewer Thompson. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by five brothers and sisters. Mr. Thompson was a United States Veteran where he proudly served in the U. S. Army. Prior to his retirement, he had a successful career in the construction business, where he worked as a Supervisor with Carter DeGolian. He was a dedicated and active member of the Lime Branch Baptist Church, where he was also a member of the Adult Men’s Sunday School Class and Builders for Christ.
Max Thompson is survived by his loving and devoted wife of sixty years, Barbara McMichan Thompson; his sons, Stephen A. Thompson & Rebecca, Craig V. Thompson & Lisa and John A. Thompson & Heather; his daughter, Vicki Thompson Collins & Jim; twelve grandchildren and one great grandchild. A number of nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral Services for Mr. Max Eugene Thompson will be conducted on Saturday morning, August 12, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. from the Lime Branch Baptist Church with Rev. Thomas Cole, Rev. Tommy McGuire and Rev. Brian Crisp officiating. Interment will follow in the Lime Branch Cemetery with full military honors conducted by the Brewster Cleland Post 86 Honor Guard.
Mr. Thompsons Grandsons will serve as Pallbearers.
The Thompson family will receive friends on Friday evening, August 11, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Lester C. Litesey Funeral Home.
Flowers will be accepted or those wishing to do so may make memorial donations in Mr. Thompson’s memory to either Lime Branch Baptist Church, 1127 Tallapoosa Hwy, Cedartown, Georgia 30125 or to the Builders for Christ, Elders Baptist Church, 1216 Liberty Rd. Eldersburg, Maryland 21784.
For personal condolences and to sign the online guestbook, please visit our website at liteseyfh.com.
The Lester C. Litesey Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Max Eugene Thompson.