Birthel Thompson, a resident of Live Oak, Fla., passed away Aug. 19, 2016. He is also known as "Chum."
He is survived by his children, Bertha Thompson, Berthel Thompson, Jr., Arthur Jerome Thomas, Eugene Mitchell, Shawn Anthony Thompson, Francine B. Scott; sisters, Lucille Mills, Inez Rowe, Susie Butler; brothers, Earl Thompson, Clyde Thompson and McKinley Thompson.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Aug. 27, at 1:30 p.m. in African Baptist Church. Visitation for family and friends will be at 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 26 at African Baptist Church. Burial will take place in Eastside Cemetery, Live Oak, Fla.
D.M. Udell and Sons of D.M. Udell Funeral Home are in charge of all arrangements.
Published on  August 22, 2016