Weatherford Democrat

January 19, 2014

James Vernon Thomson


Weatherford Democrat

— James Vernon Thomson, 92, died Jan. 15, 2014, in Fort Worth after an extended illness.

Graveside service is 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, at Memory Gardens of the Valley in Weatherford. No visitation is planned.

James was born Dec. 23, 1921, in Evergreen to James Q. Thomson and Annie Morrison Thomson. He was married to his loving wife, Ruby Parsons Thomson. James Thomson was an Army veteran of World War II and was retired from General Dynamics after more than 40 years of service. He was also an active member and deacon at Northside Baptist Church in Weatherford.

Survivors include his wife, Ruby Thomson; daughter, Sharon Ann Thomson; grandchildren, Stephen and (Margaret) Owens, Travis and (Paulette) Owens, Kenna Owens, K.D. Owens, Megan Thomson and Samuel Thomson; and numerous great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his parents; a son, James Thomson Jr.; first wife, Doris Gunter Thomson; second wife, Evelyn Dahr Thomson; all his siblings; and grandson, Robert H. Owens.

White’s Funeral Home