Mr. Emanuel Thompson, Sr.

March 27, 1944 ~ July 2, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Mr. Emanuel Thompson, Sr. Obituary

Mr. Emanuel Thompson, Sr., age 79, of Statesboro, GA., passed away on Sunday, July 2, 2023 at Pine View Care Center, Sylvania, GA.

He was a Bulloch County native and self-employed with Emanuel Thompson Painting Company until he retired in November of 2014.

Emanuel was a member of Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a Trustee. He was also a member of Sandbridge Community Hunting Club and Georgia Southern University Booster Club.

He leaves to cherish memories with his wife, Margaret Thompson, Statesboro, GA; children, Emanuel Thompson, Jr., Lutethia Thompson Byrd, Jeffery (Jerwanda) Thompson and Keena (Tyrone) Cone all of Statesboro, GA; sisters, Almarita Brown, Emma Lou (Arthur) Littles and Marie Bacon all of Hagan, GA, Lisa (Johnathan) Martin of Port St. Lucie, FL, Doris Lambert of Fort Lauderdale, FL, Mary Alice (Robert) Smith of Claxton, GA, Mildred (Rufus) Brown of Manassas, GA and Margaret Tremble of Phoenix, AZ; brothers, George (Arabell) Thompson of Statesboro, GA, James Murray of Hagan, GA and Michael (Elizabeth) Murray of Claxton, GA; sister in laws, Joyce Thompson and Sarah Thompson both of St. Petersburg, FL; 13 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. A host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 07, 2023 from 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m. at Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home Chapel, 238 West Main Street, Statesboro, GA 30458.

Celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, July 08, 2023 at 11:00a.m. at Miller Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 7829 GA-24, Statesboro, GA 30461. Rev. Morris Reddrick, eulogist.

Emanuel will lie in state from 10:00a.m. until 11:00a.m. at the church.

Interment will be at Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery,1579 Bragan Rd, Statesboro, GA 30458.

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Celebration of life services have been entrusted to the care of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc., Statesboro Chapel, 238 West Main Street, Statesboro, Ga. 30458

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Walk-Through Viewing
July 7, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Craig R. Tremble Funeral Homes, Inc., Statesboro Chapel, 238 West Main Street, Statesboro, GA 30458
238 W. Main Street
Statesboro, GA 30458

Celebration of Life Service
July 8, 2023

11:00 AM
Miller Grove Missionary Baptist Church (Statesboro)
7829 GA-24
Statesboro, GA 30461

Interment following celebration of life service

Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery
1579 Bragan Road
Statesboro, GA 30458


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