Thompson funeral services set for Aug. 15

Funeral services for Kyrie Markell Thompson, 1, will be held Aug. 15, 2020 at 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of New Boston located at 506 S. McCoy Blvd. in New Boston, TX 75580. Interment will follow at the Arkadelphia Cemetery in New Boston. A public viewing will be held Aug. 14, 2020 from 12-6 p.m. at the J.C. White Funeral Home and Cremation located at 410 E.16th St. in Mount Pleasant.

    Little Kyrie was born December 12, 2018 in Mount Pleasant to his parents DeMarcus Thompson and Shaundalyn Minter. He died August 6, 2020 in Mount Pleasant.

   Kyrie enjoyed playing with his sister Jaliyaa and his little cousins. He loved to pretend driving cars and going fast always making the sound of a car, “Vroom!! Vroom!!!”

    Kyrie is preceded in death by his paternal great grandparents, Robert and Ola Faye Thompson. He gained his little wings of life at a sweet, tender age and finished early.  

    Kyrie leaves to cherish his lasting memories parents: Demarcus Thompson and Shaundalyn Minter of New Boston, sisters: Jaliyah and Kyndal Thompson and  brother Keelan Thompson, all of New Boston; grandparents: Mark Thompson and Doris Clark of New Boston, Patrick Minter, Felicia Gholston and Jennifer Morgan, all of Mount Pleasant and great grandparents Dean and Carolyn Minter of Mount Pleasant.

    In addition, he leaves to mourn numerous uncles, aunts, great uncles, great aunts, many cousins and relatives.