Location: Hays, Ellis, Kansas, United States
Rex Clifton Thompson
BOGUE — Rex Clifton Thompson, 79, died Thursday, July 28, 1994, at Graham County Hospital, Hill City.
He was born Feb. 20, 1915, in Almena to Arthur Clifton and Viola A. (Hall) Thompson. He married Marie Arbuthnot June 12, 1935, in Hill City. He was past president of Farmers State Bank, retiring in 1977. He was a lifetime member of Bogue Service Club, member of United Methodist Church, Bogue, a teacher of the Young Disciple Sunday School Class and was involved in Bogue community affairs, serving as Bogue City Clerk for many years and working on many tree planting projects in Bogue.
Survivors include his wife, Bogue; three sons, [living]; a daughter, Janice Booi, Cullison; two sisters, Theda Mason, Littleton, Colo., and Maxine Brown, Cambridge, Neb.; and 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a grandson [Brock Arthur Booi].
Services are scheduled for 3:30 p.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church, Bogue, with the Rev. Kay Kincaid and the Rev. Mehl Cruit officiating; burial in Wildhorse Township Cemetery. Visiting hours are from 7 to 9 tonight and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Spencer Chapel, Hill City. The family suggests memorials to establish a tree planting fund for Bogue.
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- ↑ “Rex Clifton Thompson,” The Hays Daily News, 29 July 1994, archived, NewspaperARCHIVE.com (subscription required, accessed 3 January 2020); citing print edition, p. 6, cols. 3–4.