Joseph Earl Thompson, Jr of Wilmington died Monday May 21, 2007 at his home after a short illness.
Mr. Thompson had been a mechanic at Rippy Auto until his illness.
He was born in Greensboro the son of the late Joseph Earl Thompson and Effie Alma Thompson who resides in Greensboro.
Also surviving is a sister Patricia Anne Thompson of Kaiserlaugern, Germany.
A private service will be held at a later date.