Anthony Wade Thompson

Anthony Wade Thompson, age 69 of Pea Ridge, AL passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2021 surrounded by his loved ones. He was born on February 28, 1952 to his parents, Cecil and Wilner (Lawley) Thompson, both have preceded him in death. He is also preceded by his brother, Dale Thompson. Anthony worked at The Alabama Gas Co. for 30 years, always had a Snazzy Sunday outfit, never met a stranger, and was a member of Pea Ridge Church of Christ. His favorite thing to do was spend time with his grandson, Brayden. Anthony and Brayden did absolutely anything they could do together; sometimes including Brayden’s school friends. Their favorite pasttimes were fishing, shopping at Belk, playing and watching sports together. Anthony is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Beth Thompson; daughter, Kelly Henderson; his one and only grandson, Brayden Jones; brother, Gary Thompson; and a host of nieces and nephews. There will be a visitation held Sunday, October 3, 2021 from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Charter Funeral Home Chapel. A service will be held Monday, October 4, 2021 held at 1 pm, family will be accepting guests an hour prior. Anthony will be laid to rest at Macedonia Cemetery in Pea Ridge, AL.


  1. Jo & Bart Tarpley on October 3, 2021 at 11:04 pm

    We love you Anthony and know you are happy in heaven at the feet of Jesus. See you over there.

  2. Sherry Mosley on October 4, 2021 at 11:59 am

    Anthony certainly made a wonderful impression on The Florida Gang as well ..
    I’ll always remember his beautiful prayers , smiles and chuckles and his Halloween outfits …
    We love you all ,, Sherry ,
    Sherian and Craig ..