Kenneth Woods "Ken" Thompson Sr.

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A retired CDL truck driver at Plant Machine Works Inc. and U.S. Army veteran, he died at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 14, 2011, at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center. He was 70 and a resident and native of Baton Rouge. Visiting at New Southside Funeral Home, 924 S. 14th St., on Thursday, April 21, from 9:30 a.m. until religious service at 11:30 a.m., conducted by the Rev. James Foreman. Interment in Port Hudson National Cemetery. Survived by his wife, Willie Parker Thompson; daughters and sons-in-law, Kim T. and Ronald Morgan, Alexandria, and Kristen T. and Owen Clement, Richmond, Calif.; sons, James Dean Sterling, and Kenneth W. Thompson Jr. and wife Tanya, Baton Rouge; brothers and sisters-in-law, Richard and Dorothy Thompson, Baton Rouge, and David D. and Nina Faye Thompson, Los Angeles; six grandchildren; aunts, Anna T. Jones and Victoria T. Williams, Baton Rouge; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his daughter, Karen Thompson; mother, Elmira Thompson Washington; father, Edward Richard Thompson; stepfather, Thomas Washington; brother, Clifton Thompson; and mother-in-law, Alice M. Sterling. He was a graduate of McKinley High School and Barber College, and a Prince Hall Mason.
Published in on Apr. 20, 2011
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