On November 6, 2009, JAMES R. THOMPSON, SR., beloved husband of Renee Thompson. He is also survived by one son James R. Thompson, Jr., one daughter Tracy D. Thompson; two grandchildren; mother Sadie Thompson; two sisters, Gloria T. Hill, Nancina L. Thompson; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, one daughter-in law, 4 brothers-in-law, 4 sisters-in-law. The family will receive friends at the family owned Howell Funeral Home, 4600 Liberty Heights Avenue on Monday, November 16, from 2 to 7 P.M. The wake will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 10:30 A.M. with funeral service to follow at 11:00. Union Bethel AME Church, 8615 Church Lane. Interment Garrison Forest Veteran Cemetery.