Billy Joe ThompsonPublished 4:24pm Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Billy Joe Thompson, 85, a resident of W.F. Greens Veterans Home in Bay Minette and former long time resident of Balm Road in Wetumpka, passed away Monday, April 29, 2013.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. May 3 at Montgomery Memorial Cemetery with the Rev. Michael Longson officiating and Ellison Funeral Home directing.
Mr. Thompson is survived by his daughter Julie M. Longson, son Kenneth R. Thompson, numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife Elma G. Thompson and a son Billy Joe Thompson Jr.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to Wetumpka Humane Shelter.
There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Family and friends will gather at the cemetery.