Dennie Eugene Thompson
Dennie Eugene Thompson, age 80, of Springfield, Missouri, passed away May 10, 2020. He was born in Rogersville, Missouri, on January 3, 1940, to Ruby Olive (Ray) Thompson and Arthur Russell “AR” Thompson. Arrangements and services are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
Dennie proudly served the United States Army in Vietnam. He was joined in marriage to Terrie Jean Jones on July 13, 1973. During 25 of his working years, Dennie built the ends of the tanker trailers and he was a metal fabricator. While on his off time, he could be found reading, fishing, watching western movies, and enjoying his Corvettes. Dennie had quite the repertoire of stories to tell of his life adventures. Most of all, he loved his family and those times with him will bring smiles to many faces for time to come.
Dennie is preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Harold Thompson and Dean Thompson.
He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Terrie Thompson of the home; son, Ty (Brenda) Norada of Arizona; son, Joseph (Sandy) Thompson of Pleasant Hope, Missouri; grandchildren: Ethan, Dylan, Ashley, Alissa, and Abigale; great-grandchildren: Evalyn and Averie; sister, Lola Rachel of Hermitage, Missouri; and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Inurnment will be held at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri, at a later time. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com.