Bay City, Michigan
James passed away Monday, November 21, 2011 at his home, age 53. He was born September 27, 1958 in Flint, Michigan. He was employed with the Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Bay City for over 30 years. He was a member of the National Guard and enjoyed fishing and being outdoors. James loved to spend time with his family, especially his children and grandsons.
Surviving is his wife, Debra Wilson, four children: Jerimie (Bobby) Thompson, Jessica (Tony) Jackson, Erica, Emily Thompson and their mother, Susan Thompson, three grandsons: Austin, Vincent and Mason, his mother, Patricia (James) Locker, one brother, Dennis Thompson, and two sisters, Janice Keller and Cindy Bartram. James was predeceased by his father, James V. Thompson, Sr. and one sister, Carol Eckler.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 12:00 noon at the Squires Funeral Home. Nancy Rivet will officiate. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 11:00am until the time of service.