March 15, 1952 – May 23, 2017 Kevin Lee Thompson, 65, passed away Tuesday evening, May 23, 2017 at home in Prairie Point, Texas. Kevin was born in Dallas in 1952 to Samuel W. Thompson and Mary Jo Richardson Thompson. He spent his early years in Dallas and moved with his family to Houston, TX in 1959 where he lived for seven years. He eventually settled in St. Louis, Mo and graduated from Parkway Central High School in 1970. After briefly attending college in Southeast Missouri, Kevin worked in the St. Louis area in the exterminating and delivery service fields for over 30 years. He retired to North Texas in 1996.
Kevin is preceded in death by his father, Samuel Thompson. He is survived by his mother, Mary
Jo Thompson; two brothers, Larry Thompson (Brenda) of Forestburg; Gerald Thompson (Jennifer) of Frisco and one sister, Carla Workman (Mike) of Dallas; nieces and nephews, Mariah, Sam, Mandi, Sarah, Allie and Natalie and seven great- nephews and nieces.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 31st at Prairie Point Church of the Nazarene. Visitation will be held at Meador Funeral Home in Gainesville Tuesday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
We’ll all miss his jolly demeanor and big heart. May you Rest in Peace, now, Kevin. Bless you. In lieu of flowers you may contribute to Abigail’s Arms, Gainesville or Prairie Point Church of the Nazarene in Kevin’s memory.