Bruce A. Thompson, 63, of Hopewell, VA, passed into the loving arms of His Lord on Saturday, February 23, 2019, at home with his wife by his side. Bruce was an avid bird hunter, fisherman, a proud member of Millwright Local 1402 and First Christian Church. Bruce was preceded in death by his parents, Otis C. and Lillian G. Thompson; brother, Edward C. Thompson.
He is survived by his wife, Julie A Thompson; sisters, Judith T. Hughes (Ernest), Claudia T. Leech (Kenneth); sisters-in-law, Mary W. Thompson (Edward), Elizabeth A. Whelan (James); brother-in-law, Charles E. Ayers Jr. (Sarah); nieces, Jane T. Carlisle (Cole) and Emily E. Whelan; nephews, Jay Hughes Jr., E. Carl Thompson Jr. (Becca) and W. Kenneth Leech Jr. (Emily), Charles E. Ayers III (Lois), J. Mason Ayers (Marie), Alexander H. Ayers (Erin).
Bruce's Memorial Service and Celebration of Life will be held at First Christian Church, 203 N. 11th Ave., Hopewell, VA, March 23, 2019, at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Cullather Brain Tumor Ctr., 6875 Bremo Rd., Medical Office Bldg South, Suite 108, Richmond, VA 23226, Cullather.Org
or Hunt of a Lifetime, P.O. Box 241, Harborcreek, PA 16421, Huntofalifetime.Org
Published by The Progress-Index from Mar. 6 to Mar. 7, 2019.