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John Henry Thompson

September 10, 1949 — July 2, 2018

Mr. John Henry Thompson, age 68, of 105 Lee Street Wilson was called to eternal rest on Monday, July 2, 2018.  John Henry was affectionately known as "Jack Rabbit" by family and friends.  John enlisted in the United States Marine Corps where he served our country faithfully.

A homegoing celebration will be held Friday, July 6, 2018 at 12 noon at Faith Temple Church, 402 Minchew St., Wilson.  Bishop Elect Ernestine McGee will officiate. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery Veterans Section.

Left to remember him with love are his mother, Mary Belle Williams of Wilson, NC; his daughter, Sophia Catty of High Point, NC; three sisters, Mildred Teresa Hodge (Elder Jimmie) of Wilson, NC, Nora Mae Davis and Geraldine Williams of Goldsboro, NC; two brothers, Aaron Louis Thompson (Naomi) and Willie Lee Thompson of Goldsboro, NC; one grandson, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 
A viewing will be held Thursday from 4 pm to 7 pm at Carrons Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends at 905 Starmount Circle, Wilson and 2406 St. John Dr., Wilson.  They will assemble on St. John Dr. at 11 am on Friday in preparation for the funeral procession.

Please remember the Thompson Family in prayer during their hours of bereavement.

Condolences may be directed to or faxed to 252.237.0120.  You may also email condolences to

Arrangements have been entrusted to Carrons Funeral Home, "The Willing Friend".
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Thursday, July 5, 2018

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Faith Temple United Holy Church

402 Minchew St SE, Wilson, NC 27893

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