Christopher S. Thompson

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Thompson Christopher S. Thompson, age 91, born May 23, 1922 in Pulaski, VA, passed away March 29, 2014 at home after a long illness. A WWII Army Veteran, he graduated from Bowling Green State University. He had a successful career for many years as an import/export manager of Peugeot Motors in New Jersey. He was blessed to become a baptized member of Trinity Baptist Church. Preceded in death by parents Garland and Laura Thompson, brothers William and Ranold Thompson, sisters Gretel Keels, Maxine Cruze, and Virginia Gordon. He was blessed and loved by a host of many nieces, nephews, other family members and close friends. Celebration of Life 11 a.m., Thursday, April 3, 2014 at Trinity Baptist Church, 461 St. Clair Ave., where his family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the start of service. Pastor Victor M. Davis, officiating. Interment Green Lawn Cemetery. To read Christopher's extended obituary and sign his online memory book, please visit

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Apr. 1, 2014
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