Thomas C. Thompson, 81, Oaktown

Thomas Cornette Thompson, 81, of Oaktown went to his heavenly home on Sunday, January 15, 2023. Thomas was born on September 4, 1941 in Kentucky to the late Thelma Thompson and Charles Thompson.

Tommy most recently owned and operated Thompson Construction.  Previously he worked for his father-in-law at Ueding Flying Service, was employed at Prestolite, and also was an agent for Western Southern Life Insurance. Tommy also spent many years running the family produce farm. He enjoyed fishing, camping, hunting, tinkering in his shop, and spending time with his family.
Tommy is survived by his wife of 62 years, Linda Thompson, children, Tammy Howell of Oaktown, Thomas Charles Thompson (Teresa) of Delphi, grandchildren, Leah Wittmer, Nicholas Blubaum, Hannah Blubaum, Jacob Howell, Thomas Austin Thompson, and Holly Thompson, great-grandchildren, Ava, Jonah, Ivy, Greyson, Hunter, Brayden, Addie, Harper, and Siggy, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, and a sister.

There will be a private graveside service held at Royal Oak Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Vincennes Pet Port, 1128 River Road Vincennes, IN 47591, or Fans of Special Athletes, with cChecks payable to FOSA (Fans of Special Athletes) c/o Charla Patton, 720 W. 4th Street, Bicknell, IN 47512. The family welcomes online condolences to be left at www.fredrickandson.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Fredrick & Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes, Oaktown Chapel.