August 1, 1952 ~ March 13, 2019
William Verl Thompson, Sr., 66, of Hot Springs, Arkansas, passed away March 13, 2019. He was born August 1, 1952, in Caldwell, Kansas, to Fred and Virginia (Teeter) Thompson.
William attended the University of Kansas where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy. He was an avid Kansas Jayhawks basketball fan. William was a loving father and spent many years coaching his children’s sports teams.
He was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include his loving wife of 20 years, Betty Thompson; sons, William V. Thompson, Jr. (Taylor), Adam Thompson (Ashley); step-daughter, Stephanie Shaw (Aaron); brother, Rick Thompson; sisters, Pegge Thompson, Patti Thompson Reimer; grandchildren, Peyton, Tripp, Adaley, Zachary and Krystal; great-grandchildren Bryce and Brady.
A memorial graveside service will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2019 at the Caldwell City Cemetery, Caldwell, Kansas.