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Rites held for William Thompson

Pastor William Ray Thompson, 79, of Cornettsville died April 21 at Baptist Health Corbin Hospital.

He was a son of the late William Roscoe and Bessie Alice Sweet Thompson, and the widower of Evelyn Thompson, and was later married to Imogene Campbell Thompson, who survives him.

He was the father of the late William David Thompson, and was also preceded in death by three siblings, Hollis Thompson, Edna Faye and Shirley, and brother in-law, Roy Adams.

Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, Nathan Daniel Thompson, and Adam Roy Thompson and wife Lisa, all of Florida; a daughter, Lena Renell Amador and husband Willy of Idaho; seven grandchildren, four stepchildren and a number of step-grandchildren; and four sisters, Helen Adams, Bonnie Rogain, Wilma Early, and Janice Stevens, all of Indiana.

Funeral services were held April 26 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in the Campbell Cemetery at Cornettsville.

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