Prominent Citizen Dies.
W.N. Thompson, an old resident of this county, died at 7:45 Saturday evening
at his home at Kirby, following a paralytic stroke.
Mr. Thompson lacked but one month of being 75 years old, was born and reared
in Clark county, moved to Pike in 1898. He had been a minister of the Church
of Christ for 45 years and a well beloved citizen of the community. In
politics he was activily Republican and served as a member of the Arkansas
legislature for the term of 1905.
Besides the widow, he leaves a son, T.R. Thompson, of Hot Springs, a
daughter, Mrs. M.E. Tolleson, of Kirby, ten grandchildren and three great
Glenwood News Press, Glenwood, Arkansas, April 22, 1921, page 1, column 2.
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