G. STANLEY THOMPSON G. Stanley Thompson, 85, of Leland went to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at home. He attended Bridge of Life Church. He is survived by his loving wife, Esther Rackley Thompson; son, Steve Thompson (Pam Russell); daughters, NanDora T. Holcomb (David), Beth T. Emanuel (Michael); grandchildren, Joshua Coats (Natasha) and James Emanuel; great-grandchildren, Amaera, Judson and Charlotte Coats; sisters, Golda Moore (Raymond) and Lillian Fay Quick; and several nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held Friday, April 25 from 6:00-8:00pm at Coble Ward-Smith, 3915 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403. A graveside service will be held Saturday, April 26 at 11:00am at Oleander Memorial Gardens, 306 Bradley Drive, Wilmington, NC 28409. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Liberty Hospice, P.O. Box 200, Supply, NC 28462. The staff of Coble Ward-Smith is honored to serve the family of G. Stanley Thompson.