Jack Harrell Thompson, Sr. died April 6, 2013 at the age of 91. He was born to Rebie Harrell Thompson and Alonzo Lee Thompson in Memphis, TN on August 28, 1921. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Dorothy Suzanne Davis Thompson, and their children Jack H. Thompson Jr. (wife Jane), Marjorie S. Camp (husband Roger), and Peggy T. McCray (husband John). He is also survived by son Keith S. Kays (wife Jacqueline) as well as numerous grandchildren and great-grand children.
Jack retired from the U.S. Army
Signal Corp as a Major in 1962, after serving in the Pacific in WW II, Korea, and Viet Nam. He then joined the Civil Service and retired from Kelly AFB and served in the Texas State Guard, rising to the rank of Lt. Col. He was also a long time member of the Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS). He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Mary's University, San Antonio, TX in 1966 and Master of Science degree from the University of Texas
at San Antonio in 1981.
A Memorial Service will be held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1018 E. Grayson, on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with full military honors.
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for online tributes. Memorials maybe made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1018 E. Grayson St., San Antonio,
TX, 78208 or to the