Boon was a member of the Church Grove United Methodist Church and a member of the T.L. Jefferson Masonic Lodge #622. Boon retired as a crane operator from CC Metals & Alloys.
He is survived by his two sons, Mitchell Thompson and his wife Pam of Gilbertsville and Michael Thompson and his wife Patti of Benton; seven grandchildren, Chad Thompson, Andrea Lee Camiolo, Brandi Hill, Tara Leach, Tyler Leach, Grant Thompson and Heather Castleberry; eleven great grandchildren, Lee Camiolo, Kole Camiolo, Boone Thompson, Piper Thompson, Mason Hill, Campbell Hill, Caroline Gardner, Jackie Hill, Elizabeth Castleberry, Jackson Castleberry, Kelsey Thompson and Deagan Thompson; his brother, Bobby Thompson of Benton and two sisters, Norma Jane Wyatt of Benton and Lurline Faughn of Benton.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Robbie Lee Norsworthy Thompson; two brothers, Prentice Thompson and James Thompson and two sisters, Pauline Pace and Charlene Hicks. His parents were Paul Thompson and Mary A. Hamlette Thompson.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 29 at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home. Bro. C.C. Brasher and Bro. Joel Frizzell officiated. Burial followed in the Haltom Cemetery.
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