MR. steven Craig Thompson — 1985-2019

Published 5:00 pm Thursday, May 9, 2019

WEST POINT — Mr. Steven Craig Thompson, Jr. 33, passed away May 4, 2019, in West Point. He was born June 17, 1985, in Louisville, Kentucky, to Wanda “Dodie” Thompson and the late Steven Craig Thompson Sr.

Craig was employed at Conaway Electric Co. in LaGrange. Having grown up near the Chattahoochee River, he could be found doing what he loved most, fishing and admiring the scenery. While he had a big heart for animals and Alabama football, he had a bigger heart for his friends and family, making a lasting impact big or small on everyone he met.

He is survived by his mother, Dodie Thompson; daughter, Larayne Thompson; sister, Whitney Burkett; brother, James (Cindy) Thompson; sister, Aynsley Thompson; sister, Carly (Kirk) Fuller; brother, Michael (Mallory) Thompson; sister, Jenny (Noah) Johnson; sister, Penny Thompson; nieces and nephews; Raegan, Reese, and Ryan Burkett;, Hayden Thrift, Trenton Waldrop, Isla Thompson, Harper Fuller, and Jackson Thompson.

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The gathering of family and friends will be Friday, May 10, 2019, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. ET at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary Chapel in LaGrange.

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Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240 (706) 884-8636.