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Roy Newton Thompson
January 5, 1950 ~ October 7, 2019 (age 69)
Roy Thompson born on January 5, 1950 in Cameron, Texas, passed away peacefully in his sleep on October 7,2019 at his daughters house in College Station, Texas, surrounded by his family.
Beloved father to Kelly and Kristopher, and grandpa to Kendall,Bailey,and Jayden.
Roy spent most of his life living in Kerrville, Texas. He had a life long career in sales which he loved! He made several great friends in his career. He excelled at anything he put his mind too.
Roy was a devoted cowboys fan for over 30 years! His motto was "a fan forever win or lose". He never missed a game on TV and attended many live games.
Roy had a passion for his hobby of Texas Hold Em' poker. He even was lucky enough to play in the World Series a few times in Las Vegas. His favorite vacation spot was Las Vegas, shared with several friends even his kids too.
Roy was a generous, sweet soul who never met a stranger. To know him was to love him. His smile lit up a room. He truly lived life to the fullest! He will be missed by so many.
Siblings include Douglas, Patti, Loyd, John, and Judy.
He was preceded in death by his parents Louise&Blondie Thompson, Kristopher Thompson.
A celebration gathering will be held from 5-8 PM on Friday, November 8, 2019 at hillier Funeral Home of COLLEGE STATION.