John D. "Trey" Thompson III

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Trey passed away peacefully Friday, July 19, 2013 at his parents home after a three year courageous battle with a brain tumor. His courage and fight was an inspiration to all who knew him. He was 32 years old and a resident of Denham Springs and a native of Zachary, La. He was a paramedic with East Baton Rouge Emergency Medical Services for seven years. He was a 1999 graduate of Zachary High School and 2006 graduate of Our Lady of Lake College. He was Outstanding Emergency Health Science Student of his graduating class at Our Lady of Lake College. Trey received the Emergency Medical Service Medal of Honor in August, 2008. He was a member of St. Isidore Catholic Church. Trey is survived by his wife of four years, Casey Engels Thompson and their precious, beloved daughter Bristol Lynn, his parents, Johnny and Connie Thompson, his sister and her husband, Tara and Rob Farmer, his father and mother-in-law, Randy and Sherri Engels, his brother in law and wife, Renn and Amber Engels, his nieces and nephews, Ellen and Aiden Farmer and Dawson and Onaleigh Engels, his paternal grandmother, Cecile Thompson Thoms, and his maternal grandmother, Eva Farrar Welch. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, John D. Thompson, Sr. and maternal grandparents, Glen D. Farrar and Edith Behrnes Farrar. Visitation will be held at Charlet Funeral Home in Zachary, LA on Thursday, July 25, 2013, from 5:00 p.m until 9:00 p.m. and at St. Isidore Catholic Church in Baton Rouge, LA on Friday, July 26, 2013, from 10:00 a.m until the Mass of Christian Burial at noon with the Rev. Frank J. Bass, celebrant. The burial will follow at the St. Isidore Catholic Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Barry Barrett, Renn Engels, Rob Farmer, Stephen Martinez, Paul Mier, James Warner, Jay Watson and Mike Zeitler. Honorary Pallbearers are Trey's uncles, Randy Farrar, Wayne Hagg, Frank Jones, Donnie Junot, Gary Thompson, and Joey Watson. The family would like to thank Trey's East Baton Rouge Parish Emergency Medical Services family for their unending support throughout his illness. We are forever grateful. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Bristol Lynn Thompson Educational Fund at any Chase Bank. Share sympathies, memories, and condolences at www.CharletFuneralHome.com.
Published in TheAdvocate.com from July 22 to July 25, 2013
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