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Cole Funeral Home

1113 West 5Th Street, Mcgregor, TX

OBITUARY

Anderson Thompson, Jr.

December 30, 1947August 13, 2019

Anderson Thompson, Jr., 71, of McGregor, Texas passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2019. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Cole Funeral Home in McGregor, Texas. The visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 17, 2019 at the funeral home.

Mr. Thompson was born on December 30, 1947 in Schulenburg, Texas to Anderson Thompson, Sr. and Annie Bell (Adams) Thompson. He grew up in Schulenburg and was a 1965 graduate of Schulenburg High School. Anderson married Littie Jones on May 4, 1968. He was a Vietnam Vet and served in the United States Navy from 1967 to 1970. Anderson was employed as a housecleaning supervisor at the Waco Veteran’s Administration. He loved to work on lawnmowers and was the one to call on for help. He was Mr. Fixit. Anderson loved his Shitzu Poodle mix, CoCo, and was devoted in his support of Marcus and Littie.

Preceding Anderson in death were his daughter, LeAudra Denise Thompson; father, Anderson Thompson, Sr.; mother, Annie Bell Thompson; and brother, Paul Thompson.

Survivors include his son, Marcus; wife, Littie; sisters, Annie Joyce Thompson, Gloria Thompson Butler, and Susie Thompson Young; special friends, Andrew Henderson and William “Puff” Joseph Moore; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

  • PALLBEARERS

  • Calvin Thompson
  • David Thompson
  • Paul Thompson
  • Donavan Young
  • William Moore
  • Uriel Dominguez
  • Wilbert Earl Jones, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Andrew Henderson, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Harvey Lee, Sr., Honorary Pallbearer
  • Jerome Jones, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Kevin Clarke, Honorary Pallbearer

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, August 17, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, August 17, 2019

Memories

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Baby sister Minor

August 14, 2019

Andy was one of a kind. Always had a smile on his face no matter what. Gave the best advice ever. Thank you Andy for always for being there for us Moore's girl's when we lost both of our parents. You was the best friend we could ask for. So now it's our turn to watch over your family. You will be miss but not forgotten. Love you always



Ree Moore-Barrett

August 14, 2019

I have so so many memories of Mr. T. The one that really stands out is of me trying to trim my mom hedges. Andy would be across the street watching me and saying alright Ree, Doll which was my mom going to be mad at you lol, because I would really mess them up. As soon as my mom get home, he would tell her Ree done messed the hedges up again. Andy will definitely be missed. He was the smartest man I knew, he would always fix our lawnmowers and gave the best advice ever. Tell my mom I’m heaven I’m still messing up her hedges

eddie yeager

August 14, 2019

Anderson "Big Daddy" is one of the Finest Men I've every met. Loved the times I got to talk to him. Watching Marcus grow to the Fine Man he is Today from our Little League Years. God called Home a Great One. God Speed to the Family. Forever Missed - Never Forgotten. Eddie Yeager

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY