THOMPSON, George J.
George J. Thompson, age 59, of Kennesaw, GA passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2013. Funeral Services will be held at 10:30am on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at Northwest Christian Church in Acworth with Rev. Ron Mobley and Rev. Mike Stephens officiating. Interment will follow at Kennesaw Memorial Park in Marietta. A native of southern California, Mr. Thompson moved to Kennesaw in 1999 from San Diego. He was a Teamster, and retired from Von’s Grocery Company after 20 years of employment. He had coached track at Bishop Amat Memorial High School in LaPuente, CA, was a certified Genealogist, and was a member of Northwest Christian Church. Survivors include his wife, Mary C. Thompson; children, Matt (Denise) Thompson, Cumming, GA, April Thompson, Woodstock, GA, Brian (Sirena) Thompson, Woodstock, GA, Adam (Shelley) Thompson, Woodstock, GA, Andrew Thompson, Kennesaw, GA and Jill Thompson, Powder Springs, GA; mother, Mary Alice “Grammy” Thompson, Kennesaw, GA; sister, Kathy (Doug) Dunham, Dallas, GA; grandchildren, David Ulmer, Juliette Thompson, Logan Thompson, Ryan Thompson, Cailyn Thompson and Layla Belle Thompson; nieces, Sarah Gross, Melissa Walker, Jessica Dunham and Melanie Throop and multiple cousins with last names of Henry, Jolly, Hector and Wright. The family will receive friends Friday from 6pm until 8pm at West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory in Marietta. Online guestbook @