Obituary: William Allen Thompson

April 11, 1967 – January 8, 2023

William Allen Thompson, 55, of Orleans, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2023, at his residence.

Born April 11, 1967, in Lawrence County, he was the son of William Michael and Judith Kay (Covey) Thompson.

William worked at GE on assembly and in the warehouse.

Surviving is his children, Michael Allen (Whitley Souder) Thompson of Bedford and Joshua Dale Thompson of Bedford; father, William Michael Thompson of Nelsonville, Ohio; companion, Pam Nicholson and her son, Devin (Shay) Nicholson, of Bedford; and the mother of the children, Kelly R. Thompson of Bedford.

His mother preceded him in death.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 12, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.  Cremation will follow.

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