Ronald R. Thompson


Ronald R. Thompson, 49, of Morgantown, formerly of Bargersville and Leitchfield, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, May 28, 2016, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin.

He was born on Nov. 14, 1966, in Franklin, to the late Granville R. Thompson and Brenda L. (Cornelius) Burkhart.

He was a 1986 graduate of Center Grove High School in Greenwood. He had worked in the facility maintenance area of Center Grove Community School Corporation in Greenwood for several years.

He enjoyed fishing, especially noodling, hunting, boating and NASCAR.

Survivors include his daughter, Amanda L. Hammonds (James) of Brandenburg, Kentucky; three grandchildren, Hunter Humphrey, Aylin McCawley and Scarlet Hammonds; his mother, Brenda L. (Cornelius) Burkhart of Morgantown; and a sister, Kelley Renae Wray (Todd) of Morgantown.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Services will be private. Burial will be in First Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Franklin.

Memorial contributions may be made to the SAWS Ramp Ministry in care of First Christian Church of Bargersville, P.O. Box 15 Bargersville, IN 46106.

Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 U.S. 31 South (Morton Street) in Franklin, is handling the arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Information: 317-738-0202.