Ben Thompson, age 80 of Dandridge, passed away on Monday, January 31, 2022. He was a member of the Morristown Elks Lodge and was retired from the Jefferson County Highway Dept as the night watchman.
Ben is preceded in death by his parents, Benjamin F. Thompson Sr. and Opal Sutton Thompson, wife, Connie Thompson, granddaughter, Chrystal Ward, and sister, Jean Tillman.
He is survived by his two daughters, Stephanie (Shannon) Stacy and Patricia (Sheila) Rush, stepdaughter, Tammy (Dana) LeJune, stepson, Mark (Louella)Forbes, grandchildren, Hannah, Kristina and Logan, five step-grandchildren, two great grandchildren, three step-great grandchildren, brother, Richard (Judy) Thompson and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at a later date