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BD Thompson, 70, Campbellsville, KY (1949-2019)

BD Thompson of Campbellsville passed away on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. He was 70 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 4pmET on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Dr. Joel Patton. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 11amET until 4pmET on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

BD Thompson of Campbellsville, son of the late Howard Wesley Thompson and Zelma Greer Thompson, was born May 14, 1949 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 1:47 P.M., Wednesday, October 23, 2019 in Nashville.

He professed faith in Christ and was a proud, devoted member of Campbellsville Christian Church.

He was retired from Curtis Maruyasu America, Inc., where he served as a computer specialist.

BD was an avid sports fan and a stand-out athlete in high school baseball and basketball. He later became a referee for basketball and football. He enjoyed spending time with friends at sporting events, playing golf, mowing, being on his boat at the lake, and being with his family. BD was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, son, and brother-in-law.

BD united in marriage to Melinda Smith August 6, 1977.

Besides his wife, Melinda Thompson of Campbellsville, he is survived by two daughters: Allison Thompson Unger and husband, Chris of Boston, Massachusetts and Emily Thompson Young and husband, Stoye of Bowling Green; three grandchildren: Abby Buser and Logan Young of Bowling Green and Jack Unger of Boston, Massachusetts; one brother, Howard Wesley Thompson of Campbellsville; mother-in-law, Virginia Smith and brother-in-law, Tim Smith and wife, Barb of Campbellsville and a sister-in-law, Judy Smith McDowell of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; several nieces and nephews, and many other relatives and friends.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to American Kidney Fund or Campbellsville Christian Church and may be made at the funeral home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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BD Thompson, 70, Campbellsville, KY (1949-2019)

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