Elsie "Pete" Thompson Jr. (1/14/1935 - 1/9/2019)

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Community Funeral Home of Tyler
1429 North Border Avenue
Tyler, TX

Funeral services for Mr. Elsie "Pete" Thompson, Jr., 83, Tyler is scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 12, 2019 at Mt. Zion CME Church, Kilgore, TX with Minister Perfice Atkins as eulogist. Burial will be in Johnson Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Community Funeral Home of Tyler.

Mr. Thompson died January 9, 2019 at Hospice of East Texas. He was born January 14, 1935 in Rusk County, Texas. Mr. Thompson attended Dunbar School; was a member of Mt. Zion CME Church; and retired from Tyler Jr. College.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Erma Ruth Thompson. Survivors include 2 sons, M. Terence Thompson and Derek D. Thompson; 2 daughters, Ruby Brigham-Fields and Sonya B. Thompson; 1 brother, Clemency Thompson, 1 sister, Von Ceil Franklin; 5 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

Public viewing will be 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 pm. Friday, January 11, 2019 at Community Funeral Home of Tyler Chapel.
Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Jan. 11, 2019
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