• Macon Memorial Park Funeral Home
    Macon, GA
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John C. Thigpin 1932 - 2013
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Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Danny you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Ernie and Doloris Cochran
Monday, January 28, 2013
Cindy, Danny, Mike, I am so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of Uncle Carnage growing up. I remember me and him and Papa towing an old tractor across 3 counties trying to jump start it. That was a along day but we finally got it started. It is one of my favorite memories of him and Papa. God Bless you all.
Sunday, January 27, 2013
The Thigpen Family: Sorry to hear of the loss of John. John worked security at SunTrust Bank. You all are in my prayers.
Elaine Miller
Friday, January 25, 2013
Capt. Thigpin was one of the most respected men I had the honor of meeting after starting with the Macon Police Dept. He always encouraged people to give their best on the job. Prayers go out to Danny and the entire Thigpin family. RIP Capt.
Friday, January 25, 2013
To the Thigpin family ~
I'm so sorry for the loss of Mr. John. Looking at all the pictures it brought back memories for me. I loved them and I'm so glad you shared your family pictures with all of us. Cindy when I saw you in the ER with your dad on Monday Jan 7th my heart broke in a thousand pieces seeing the tears in your eyes. I wished I could have spoken to him. He was always so happy and his smile was priceless! I know your family will greatly miss him just as ya'll do Mrs. Billie! I love your family and I will be praying for ya'll in the days and months to come. Tracie Tillman Yawn
Friday, January 25, 2013
Danny, Your family in are Prayers. My God be with you all.
Friday, January 25, 2013
Danny, Cindy, Mike and your families, We are so sorry to hear about your father's death. He has left you with lots of wonderful memories and we all know what a remarkable man he was. We are praying for each of you during this very difficult time in your lives. Love,
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Please accept our deepest sympathy, and know that we are praying for you all during this most difficult time. Capt. John will be missed by all that new him and had the pleasure of working for him , and with him. May God bless you and keep you.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Michael, my family and I are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this most difficult time.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Danny, I am sorry to hear about Mr. John's passing. He was a wonderful man. I met him a little girl through my mom, Erin O'Neal (Lizella, Ga). He is joining her now in heaven where they can reminisce. I will keep you and your family in prayers. May God comfort you all and surround you with his love.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Thoughts and prayers go out to the family of John Thigpen
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Danny, not sure if you remember me - I worked with you at Suntrust Bank years ago ...

I am so sorry to ear about the loss of your father. I just lost my pops on the 3rd of this month, so I know what you are going through. Praying for you and your family. My God bless you all.

Nancy (Moore) Crosby
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Danny, I am so sorry for the loss of your father. I'll be praying for you and your family to find comfort in the love and support of family and friends.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Danny and family , I am so sorry to hear this news. I will pray that God will hold you in the Palm of His Hands. Brenda Fletcher Murohy
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Captain John sillbe sorly missed. Sorry I cano9t attend the services. Your family will be in my prayers.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
So Sorry for your loss of a great man.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Danny,Cindy and all the family, We will all miss your Dad. It was a pleasure knowing him and your Mama. Please be comforted by the knowledge and promise that they and you will be reunited and that they are free from pain and suffering forever! Love in Christ...Randy and Sue Bishop
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Cindy & Danny.. I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you both and the family.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny and family we are so sorry for your loss. Capt. John was a wonderful man. Your family will be in my Prayers
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Michael I am really sorry to hear about your father. My family's thoughts and prayers are filled with hopes of comfort and peace for you and yours.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Condolences to the entire Thigpin family. Capt. John lead by example and taught us all well. Danny and John, my prayers are with you and your family.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Deeply saddened to hear of John's passing. We all grew up together and we all loved John very much. Danny, Cindy Micheal and Family.....God bless you guys.
Love y'all.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Our deepest sympathy to The Thigpin Family. We are so sorry to hear about the loss of John. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
He was certainly a cut above the rest. Capt John made many of us feel like family. David & I both thought a lot of him and Macon was a better place because of folks like him. Thanks for sharing him with so many of us, our prayers are with you.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
To the entire Thigpin Family please take commfort in knowing that we share in your lost. My family and I didn't know Captin Thigpin, personally but we have the pleasure of knowing his granddaughter, Ashley Thigpin, who is my son's teacher at Brookdale. If she is any reflection of her Grandfather,then he was truly a "Great Man"! Yours in faith and with sincere prayers, from Kyle Dean and Family.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny,Cindy I'm so sorry for your loss he was a great man.I use to love it when he would come hang out at the tire store and talk..My Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Capt. Thigpen was truly a dear friend. I loved him very much. He will truly be missed. He was so respected by all that had the pleasure to know him. Danny you will be in my thoughts and prayers. Joyce Wilkes Retired from Dept. Of Human Resources . City Of Macon.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny and family we are so sorry for your loss. Capt. John was a wonderful man. He is going to be greatly missed, I will miss him shopping with me a Kroger . He is home now R.I.P.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
I am so sorry to hear about Capt. Thigpen. He was a very close and dear friend. I loved him. He will truly be missed. Danny you will be in my thoughts and prayers. Joyce Wilkes
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, we are sad to hear about your dad, we know what he means to you, we all are going to miss him, our thoughts and prayers are with your family, we love you all,The Walker Family
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
I am so sorry for your loss. May you find peace and comfort in God's blessings during this difficult time.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Captain Thigpin was a great officer. When I was at Macon PD, he was in the traffic unit. I want to express my sincere sorrow in his passing. May he rest in peace.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Capt. John was my neighbor for 35 years. I had his back, and he had mine. Gonna miss sitting on his tail gate chatting.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny & Family,

I always thought highly of your father. He had a mild manner, a quick mind and a very big heart. He offered guidance to many, including myself. I salute your father for being a man that gave time to any who desired his attention. He will surely be missed by many.

Good memories bring me smiles,

Bobby Gardner
Former MPD
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny & Family,
I cut John's hair for twenty years, and we became close friends. God bless you all.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny,I am so sorry to hear about John , he was a wonderful man and will be missed by many. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Mattie Lundy
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, Susan and I are praying for you and your family. We are sorry for the loss of your Father. Please call if we can do anything.

Earl and Susan Kitchens
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
I am so sorry. I know Pa John left each of you with beautiful memories.
Memories that will always keep him bright in your lives.

My heartfelt sympathy and prayers are with you all.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny...I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. Please know that you and your family are in my prayers.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
I want to offer my condolences on the loss of your Father. I lived on Michael Drive for 25 years and knew your Father well. He was a wonderful man and he will be missed. I will keep your family in my prayers.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Russell & Rosemary Matthews (Macon, Ga)
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
I will miss you Captain !
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny,We are sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad J.C.,Charles&Johnny Crowley&Family
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, Cindy & family, Wayne & I are so sorry for your loss. Mom & I enjoyed our many visits to talk with Mr.John..he always made us laugh ! We will miss him, but I know he is Happy now being in Heaven with Billie...Love & Prayers,
Marsha & Wayne Lineberger
Lizella, Ga.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, Cindy and Mike, I am sure you know how special your dad was to many. It is a sad, sad time for all who had the privilege of knowing this great man. He was very special to my family for many years and his awesomeness will never be forgotten. We love John dearly. Just know that the entire Thigpin family is in our thoughts and prayers during this sorrowful time. Lot's of love to you all...
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
I want to let all of you know how sorry I am to hear about Pa John. He was always so special to me and I loved him very much! I know he will be greatly missed by all.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Cindy and Family, Your Dad was a wonderful man. I always looked forward to his big smile on Sunday morning. Praying for GODs comfort during this time. Heaven has gained another Angel.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
danny am so sorry to hear about your dad he was a good man and was great to work for
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Our sincere condolences to you Danny and the rest of the family. John was a long time friend and will surely be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. God bless. Tommie and Marilynn Clinard
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, sorry for the loss of Carnage. (We were across the street neighbors on Shaw Dr.)
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny and family we are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Your father was a wonderful man he will be greatly missed .Heaven gained an Another Angel.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny and Mike,
I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad. Capt. T was a Great Man and I know he will be greatly missed. You will be in my prayers.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
THE GOOD OLE DAYS, THERE WON'T BE NO MORE LIKE THEM. THANKS CAPTAIN FOR ALL THE MEMORIES, WE ALL WILL MISS YOU.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
I wish to extend my condolences to the
family in this difficult time. You are in
my thoughts and prayers.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Cindy,
I'm so very sorry to hear that your Dad passed.If there's anything that you may need please give me a call.My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Renee Thomas
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Carnage R.I.P.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, so sorry to hear about Capt. John. Blesing you and your family for your loss.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
John was one of the people that everybody respected,he unselfiously helped with my career and I thought of him as my friend, I KNOW i WILL MISS HIM
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Cindy, Danny, Mike, and family. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you as you go through the loss of your father. His kindness, consideration, thoughtfulness and integrity are some of the attributes that honor him now. It was my privilege to know and love him. I will miss him too.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Thigpin family you are all in my prayers in this time of sorrow .
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny I'm sorry to hear about Capt. John. You know I thought the world of your dad. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Ashley, Alex, & family-
We were very sorry to learn of your grandfather's passing. We are praying God will comfort you and hold each of you in the palm of His hand during this time. I know your grandfather is with Jesus celebrating a life well lived.
-Katie (Thompson) & Robby Kern
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Cindy and family,
So sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Dear Thigpin Family,

So sorry to hear about the passing of John. He was a great man and an inspriation to many.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Always sad to lose one of our own.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny I am so sorry to hear about my best friend passing. He was truly a great friend to Estelle and myself. If there is anything I can do please let me know. Our prayers and thoughts are with you. Sincerely, Larry and Estelle Smith
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Sorry about John. I have known you all for so long. I know your lives won't be the same without him. Love and prayers to you all. Dot Payne
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny I am sorry to hear about your Dad. We will keep you and your family in our prayers.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Cindy, Danny and Family of Capt. John: We were saddened to learn of Capt. John's death. He was a very special person to us. We know you will miss him. Our prayer is that God gives you comfort and strength as you walk this path. Please know we are thinking about and praying for you.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, I am so sorry to hear about your father. My thoughts and prayers are with all of your family. Your dad was a wonderful man.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
To The Thigpin Family: Capt John was a funny and nice man who treated people with respect. He loved his family, friends and police officers. Alwyays had the sharpest uniform like his son Danny. Rest in peace.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Danny, I'm saddened to hear about your dad's passing. He had a good life and a lot of friends. I'll be thinking about your family in the days ahead.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
To Danny and family, So sorry for your loss. God bless, Tina Draughon
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
John was indeed an inspirational leader, friend, father figure and brother. May you rest well eternaly my brother, both in arms and fraternaly.
R. A. Chesnut 3X21
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Captain, I had the up most respect for you. Enjoyed being around you and the things you would say kept a smile on my face. Enjoyed serving under you on the Macon Police Department and serving with you on the FOP Board. You will be dearly missed my friend. Love you and may you rest in peace.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Danny, Cindy and Family,
I am just in shock at learning of your Daddy's passing. I loved John, he was always such a joy to be around. He will be sorely missed by many. If there is anything at all I can do, Please let me know. I love all of you. Speaking from experience, there never are really words to express how one feels, but in my heart of hearts...God knows. I love you all...and will miss seeing John at Kroger. He was always smiling and seemed so happy to see me. Your Mama will be there, and Ole Pistol will be there too. God Bless you all.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Captain John you will be missed. I enjoyed working with you and serving with you as a lodge brother and friend. Danny may God Bless and comfort you, Cindy, Mike and all the family.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Capt. Thigpin was one of the most respected men I had the honor of meeting after starting with the Macon Police Dept. He always encouraged people to give their best on the job. Prayers go out to Danny and the entire Thigpin family. RIP Capt.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
John, You were a special person in my life. I'll never forget you. You were respectful, bold and passionate.You never forgot a friend. I love the times we had together and I'll never forget you my friend. Rest in peace, I love you Brother.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
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