BLADENBORO — James Dewey Thompson, 78, of Bladenboro, passed away on Thursday, December 18, 2014.
He is survived by his wife Mary Kate Thompson; a son Marcus and wife Jane; a daughter Lynne and husband Terry; four grandsons Daniel, Chandler, Grayson and Ethan; brother-in-law Bill Sessoms and wife Joan; sister-in-law Harriet Davis and special nephews and a niece.
He is preceded in death by his parents James Leslie and Mary Eliza Thompson and a sister Flora Barfield.
Dewey was a dedicated front row member of New Light Church in Bladenboro. He was the co-founder of Liberty Lincoln Mercury in Winston Salem.
A visitation will be held on Monday, December 22, at New Light Church from 7 until 9 p.m.
The funeral will be held on Tuesday, December 23, at New Light Church at 2 p.m. followed by a private burial.