Roland E.J. Thompson

Sep. 05, 2013 @ 11:34 PM

Roland E.J. Thompson, 79, passed September 2, 2013 at his home in Sevierville, TN. He was born January 21, 1934 in Lowell, Michigan, son of the late E.J. & Odeilia (Ingenthorn) Thompson. Survived by his wife of 51 years Greta Thompson of Sevierville, TN, three children; Richard (Susan) McQuaid of Indiana, Linda (Steve) Kelley of Tennessee, Sharon Meszaros of Michigan, seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, a sister Mary (Raymond) McDaniel, and a brother Howard (Jo) Thompson. Roland was a resident of Belleville for nearly 50 years before retiring to Tennessee. He enjoyed piloting small airplanes and was a fan of Nascar racing. Visitation Thursday, September 5th from 6-8 PM & Friday, September 6h from 10 AM-1 PM, followed by a 1PM funeral service at David C. Brown Chapel, Belleville, Michigan with Pastor Moore officiating. Burial at Hillside Cemetery, Belleville, MI. Arrangements by David C. Brown Funeral Home, Belleville, MI. Memorial contributions may be made to Covenant Hospice Tennessee. Sign his on-line guestbook at