Mr. Steven Gregory “Greg” Thompson, age 65, a resident of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away Saturday, September 2, 2017 at the Roane Medical Center, Harriman, Tennessee. He was born January 14, 1952 in Rockwood, Tennessee. Greg was a graduate of Rockwood High School where he played football, and went on to play football at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He was an accomplished carpenter and built a lot of homes in the Rockwood and Roane County area, including a chalet on the side of the mountain in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
Greg was preceded in death by his parents, Creed and Carrie Thompson; grandparents, Edd and Pearl Crouch; and father-in-law and mother-in-law, Walter and Fayrene Elkins.
Survivors include his:
Wife: Kim Thompson of Rockwood, TN
Sister: Sandra Harris & husband, David of Englewood, OH
Niece: Jennifer Reid & husband, Greg and their children of Springboro, OH
Nephew: Brad Harris & wife, Stacey and their children of Miamisburg, OH
Cousin: Terry West of Rockwood, TN
Special Friends: Pat Givens and her brother, “June Bug; and Ruth & Joe Griffin
And several other cousins, and other relatives and friends.
Family and friends will meet on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood for Graveside services and Interment with Bro. Bud Strader officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Roane County Animal Shelter.