Rev. Dr. Norwood Thompson Jr.
Reverend Dr. Norwood Thompson Jr. departed this life on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at the age of 73; Husband of the late Wynette Thompson; Only son of the late Rev. Dr. Norwood Thompson, Sr. and Missionary Valtoria Armstrong Thompson; Father of Pastor Evangeline Thompson Antoine (Andre), Minister Craig A.Thompson (Charlene), Conroy A. Thompson (LaKeisha) and stepdaughter, Rochelle Carter. Brother of Bishop Marlene Thompson, Elaine Thompson Williams (Jay), Dr. Theada Thompson, Bishop Althea Thompson Galloway (Bishop Henry L.) and the late Mrs. Rose T. Johnson; Uncle of the late Gabriel Galloway; He is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Relatives and friends of the family, pastors, officers and members of Jesus Never Fails M.B.C., Bethel Temple of Deliverance, Evening Star M.B.C., Rising Star M.B.C., St. John M.B.C, Greater St. John M.B.C., St. Paul A.M.E. Church, All Surrounding Area Churches along with employees of Louisiana Avenue Medical Center, INC and Touro Infirmary Hospital, especially ICU 3rd floor staff are invited to attend a Funeral Service at Second Free Mission Baptist Church, 1228 Burdette St., New Orleans, LA on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 10:00 AM; Visitation will begin at 8:30 AM; He will lie in state on Friday, February 17, 2017 from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM at D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave, New Orleans, LA; Interment: Providence Memorial Park Cemetery; Arrangements by D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home. Please visit www.rhodesfuneral.com to sign the online guestbook.
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