Saturday, August 25, 2018

Roy "Rooster" Thompson

Roy “Rooster” Thompson, age 65, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi. A graveside service will be held at a later date.

Rooster was born July 5, 1953, in Winston County to James and Mary Lois Watts Thompson . He attended Hinze Baptist Church, which is the Thompson family church. He enjoyed being outdoors in nature; had many friends; and lived everyday as if it were a party!

Rooster is survived by his son, Daniel Thompson; his daughter, Hanna Thompson; and his brother, Kenneth Thompson and wife, Phyllis, all of Louisville. He also leaves behind four aunts: Barbara Stokes (Jim) of Petal, Mississippi; Betty Luke (Virgil) of Pearl, Mississippi; Nancy Mohlenkamp of Covington, Kentucky; and Marjorie “Pete” McClurkin (Jim) of Tampa, Florida. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Kathy Robertson.

Services are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at