Barry Thompson, 65
by Halei Lamb | January 3, 2018 11:11 am
Funeral services for Barry Thompson, 65, of Lyons, will be held at a later date. He died Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at Meadows Regional Medical Center in Vidalia after an extended illness.
Mr. Barry Thompson was a native of Marietta but lived most of his life in Treutlen County. He retired from law enforcement after 34 years and was a member of Swainsboro First United Methodist Church. He was a firearms instructor and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and being with his family.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Brenda Thompson, three sons, and five grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Vidalia Animal Shelter at P.O. Box 280, Vidalia, GA, 30475, Attn: Vidalia Animal Shelter, or the Swainsboro Animal Shelter at 343 Market Street, Swainsboro, GA 30401.
Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home of Vidalia is in charge of arrangements.