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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Timothy Craig Thompson, age 55, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019. Mr. Thompson was born in Marietta, Georgia, a son to Craig and Doloris Samples Thompson. Mr. Thompson was a member of the Lebanon Community Church, and was a Senior Advisor at Nissan of Athens. Tim enjoyed doing woodworking and made several things that he sold.
Survivors including his parents, are his wife, Marie Thompson of Jefferson; daughters, Amanda DeGrote and her husband Chris of Winder, Amber Garrett and her husband Kenny of Winder, son, Kevin Lietz of Ogden, UT, step-daughters, Jamie Murray, Crestview, FL and Lynn Cassell of Maysville, stepson, Dane Cassell of Gainesville, GA; sister, Katina Turpin and her husband Terry, of Maysville, brothers, Lee Thompson and his wife Teri, of Wickliffe, OH, and Chris Thompson of Maysville, four grandchildren and five step grandchildren also survive.
The Funeral will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Reverend Jeff Looney, Reverend Tommy Brooks and Mr. Charles McWilliams officiating. The burial will follow in the Lebanon Community Church Cemetery with Chris DeGrote, Kenny Garrett, Madison Thompson, Lee Thompson, Randy Samples and Christopher Thompson honored as pallbearers.
The visitation will be held on Friday, July 5, 2019 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM at Evans Funeral Home in Jefferson.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial gifts to the American Cancer Society, 105 Westpark Drive Suite C, Athens, Georgia 30606.
Evans Funeral Home, 1350 Winder Highway Jefferson, GA 30549. 706-367-5467