SIDNEY — Charles M. Thompson, age 73, of Sidney, died at 9:32 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Sidney, Ohio.
He was born on Aug. 12, 1941, in Bluefield, Virginia, to the late Charles and Georgia (Fields) Thompson. On July 31, 1989, in Cripple Creek, Colorado, he married Thelma Williams. She survives.
Charles is survived by two stepdaughters and son-in-law, Mary and Mark Ouellette, Sidney, Ohio, and Evelyn Smith, Sidney, Ohio; two stepsons and daughter-in-law, Mark and Mimi Williams, Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Crit Williams, Sidney, Ohio; one brother and sister-in-law, Danny and Yovonne, Greely, Colorado; two sisters, Linda Powell, Piqua, Ohio, and Barbara Steele, Piqua, Ohio; six grandchildren, Lindsey Ferguson, Sarah Wren, Taylor Wren, Jaeden Spencer, Josh Williams and Rebecca Williams; and three great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by one brother, Eddie Thompson; one sister, Sue Penney; and one great-granddaughter, Kaydyn Ferguson.
Charles was employed at Copeland in Sidney, Ohio, for 38 years.
Arrangements are being handled by Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to
, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45206. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.melcher-sowers.com.