Roger Thompson

Obituary of Roger Allen Thompson

Roger "Pop" Thompson, 70, of Roanoke passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020. He was preceded in death by his father, William Eugene Thompson and his mother, Ruth Long Thompson. Roger retired after 27 years of service with the City of Roanoke. He proudly served his country in the U S Navy. Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Kay Thompson; daughter, Kim Thompson; son, Gene (Nicki) Thompson; and grandchildren, Allie, Daphne and Avery Thompson. In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorials be made to Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Southwest Virginia 124 Wells Avenue NW Roanoke, Virginia 24016. A celebration of Roger's life will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Simpson Funeral Home 5160 Peters Creek Road. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Arrangements by Simpson Funeral Home & Crematory. 366-0707
Saturday
7
March

Receive Friends

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Simpson Funeral Home
5160 Peters Creek Road
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
Saturday
7
March

Celebration of Life

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Simpson Funeral Home
5160 Peters Creek Road
Roanoke, Virginia, United States
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