Obituaries

Kevin Edwin Thompson Sr.

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Kevin Edwin Thompson Sr., 42, of Maumelle, went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. He was born on Tuesday, August 13, 1974 in Little Rock, Arkansas to Kenneth Thompson and Debbie McCoy Swift. Kevin was a break down manager for J.M. Bozeman trucking, he was an announcer for Oak Grove Football League and timekeeper for the Maumelle High School Hornets. His greatest joy in life was spending time with his family, which he loved dearly, and especially taking his children fishing. He was a loving husband, father, son, brother and uncle. He will be missed by all that knew him. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Rosie and Dick McCoy and Janice and Ed Thompson; and a cousin, Richard "Bubbie" Dillon. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Dawn Bumgardner Thompson; daughters, Rebekah and Elizabeth "Lizzie" Thompson; sons, Daniel and Kevin "KJ" Thompson all of the home; mother, Debbie Swift; father, Kenneth Thompson (Sharon) all of Conway; sisters, Kim Williamson (Anthony) of Mayflower and Leanna Hudson of Benton; mother and father-in-law, Charles and Kay Bumgardner of Benton; sister-in-law, Carrie Bumgardner of Benton; brother-in-law, Nicholas (Erika) Bumgardner of McGehee; and a host of other family and friends. Family visitation will be Friday, April 21, 2017, 6-8 p.m. at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home of Conway (501) 327-7727. Funeral service will be Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 10 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Ken Gipson officiating. Interment will be at 2 p.m. in Cedar Creek Cemetery in Jerusalem. Memorials may be made to the Kevin Thompson Memorial Fund at Bank of the Ozarks or Go Fund Me. Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/conway.

Published April 21, 2017