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Ray Caldwell Thompson

August 29, 1925 ~ June 6, 2020 (age 94)


Ray Caldwell Thompson, 94, of Staley, died Saturday, June 6, 2020 at Randolph Hospice House in Asheboro.

Private Graveside Memorial Services, Thursday, at Rehobeth United Methodist Church, Ramseur.

Officiating, Rev. Jason Boggs.

Ray was a native of Guilford County and a longtime resident of Staley. He was employed as a U.S. Postal carrier for 43 years. Ray was a veteran of the United States Navy and a member of First United Methodist Church in Liberty. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray Clyde and Beatrice Edwards Thompson, and brothers, Rudy Baxter Thompson, and Roger Murphy Thompson.

Survivors: wife, Ruth Thompson, of the residence, daughter, Carol Lynn Burgess, and husband, Randy, of Ramseur, son, Steven Ray Thompson, and wife, Julie, of La Crestent, Minnesota, sister, Patricia Gunn, and husband, James, five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, ten great-great-grandchildren.

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Arrangements by Loflin Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ramseur.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Our Daily Bread, P.O. Box 682 Asheboro, NC 27204, Christians United Outreach, P.O. Box 784 Asheboro, NC 27204, or any other charity of your choice in memory of Ray Thompson.


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Private Graveside Service
June 11, 2020

Rehobeth United Methodist Church
850 Kildee Church Rd.
Ramseur, NC 27316


Our Daily Bread
P.O. Box 682, Asheboro NC 27204

Christian United Outreach Center
930 S. Fayetteville St., Asheboro NC 27203
Tel: 1-336-625-1500

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