Freddy Thompson, 76, of Rudy died Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at a local hospital. He worked at Allen Canning Co. in Van Buren for 32 years and was a lifelong resident of Crawford County.

He is survived by his wife, Cherry; a sister, Jan Owens of Fort Smith; and two brothers, Bill Thompson of Rudy and Tommy Thompson of Monroe, La.

Funeral was Feb. 12 at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with burial at Forest Park Cemetery in Fort Smith.

Pallbearers were James Campbell, Randy, Mac, Jake and Casey Robbins, Billy and Noah Moore and Matthew McClure.