Mr. Willie L. Thompson, Jr., 68, of Starkville, died Sunday, March 11, 2012, at his residence.
Mr. Thompson was a retired farm manager for Cal-Maine Foods and a 1st Sergeant in the Army National Guard. He also attended Delta State University.
Junior is survived by a daughter, Elizabeth Paige Ulcak (Chris) of Surf City, N.C.; son, Nicholas Thompson of Starkville; sister, Bonnie Smith (Sammy) of Starkville; brother, Donald Thompson (Vicki) of Starkville; and granddaughter, Scarlett Ulcak.
Visitation for Mr. Thompson is scheduled for noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at Welch Funeral Home
A memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Welch Funeral Home conducted by Rev. David Hamilton and Rev. Edwin Mitchell.
The family request in lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Self Creek Baptist Church, 440 Brown Road, Maben, MS 39750.
You may go online and sign our guest register at http://www.welchfuneralhomes.com.