James Frederick Thompson, 86 of New Ross, passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2019.
He was born to James Otto Thompson and Neomi Iva Cox on Dec. 3, 1932.
Mr. Thompson served in the Airforce from 1952 to 1956. He retired from Inland Container in 1994. He was a member of the Moose Lodge, American Legion, The Eagles Lodge, and New Ross Conservation Club.
Survivors include his sister Elizabeth Bartlett; sons Stacy (Frances), Scott (Sheri), Joseph (Shannon) and James M. (Beth); and grandchildren Emery, Rylie, Jeroen, Evan, Elyse and Olivia.
He was preceded in death by a sisters Helen and Janet and brothers Henry and Jerry.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, April 25 at Hunt & Son Funeral Home in Crawfordsville with Pastor Randy Glenn officiating. Military rites will be conducted at the funeral. Burial will be at the Waynetown Masonic Cemetery. Family and friends may pay their respects from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 24 at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.huntandson.com