News Death Notice

THOMPSON, Richard C. Age 68 of Dayton, passed away peacefully July 20, 2013. He was born in Dayton to the late Berta and Thomas Whitaker. In addition to his parents, Richard was preceded in death by his sister, Dorothy Hubbard. Richard is survived by his daughters, Donna (John) Skinner and Nicoletta "Nikki" (Brett, Sr.) King; ex-wife and friend, Victoria Greenhouse; brother Clifford Watkins; grandchildren, Matthew Lewis, Marilyn Lewis-Pett, Christina Lewis, Brett King, Jr., Sean King; great-grandchildren, Keira and Rachel; niece, Shannon Hubbard; and many other loving relatives and friends. Richard was a loving and devoted father, brother, grandfather, and friend and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. A memorial service will be held at First Baptist of West Carrollton (705 South Elm Street) on Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 6pm. Dinner to follow in the lower level of the church. To leave a message for the family, please visit

Published in Dayton Daily News on July 28, 2013