Dennis Lewis Thompson
ROCKWELL - Dennis Lewis Thompson, 78, of Rockwell, passed away on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at the W.G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center.
Dennis was born July 14, 1934, in Rockfish, son of the late Harvey Lewis and Margie Lamb Thompson.
Dennis was a veteran of the United States Marine Corp
. He worked in the textile industry and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his parents, Dennis was preceded in death by a son, Danny Lewis Thompson; and sisters Anna Lee Nesbit, Barbara Pierce and Ida Powlas.
Dennis is survived by his son, Ronnie Thompson of Denton; daughters Bonnie Gainus of Denton and Donna Cauble of Rockwell; sister Betty Goodman and husband Clyde of Rockwell; grandchildren Keith Martin, Steven Martin, Crystal Martin and Zachery Canup; great-grandchildren Diamond and Dustin; and many nieces and nephews.
There will be a graveside service at the Salisbury National Cemetery at a later date.
The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff at the VA Medical Center for their love, care and support during Dennis's time there.
Carolina Cremation of Salisbury is assisting the Thompson family. Online condolences may be made at www.mycarolinacremation. com.