NASHVILLE, Tenn.--The following information was provided by the Thompson family regarding the arrangements for Senator Fred Thompson:
Services will be held this Friday, November 6, at 10AM CT at War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville (301 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37243). The service is open to the public.
Following the service, family and friends will go to Lawrenceburg, Tennessee for a Hometown Tribute at the Crockett Theatre. A private burial will be held in Lawrenceburg. Woodlawn Funeral Home of Nashville is handling arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the Thompson family asks for donations to the following organizations:
- Alive Hospice 1718 Patterson Street, Nashville, TN 37203 www.alivehospice.org
- Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee 1704 Charlotte Ave, Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37203 www.bgcmt.org
- Mayo Clinic, Department of Development 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905 www.mayoclinic.org/giving-to-mayo-clinic
- MusiCorps P.O. Box 73051, Washington, DC 20056 www.musicorps.net "
All Tennesseans are welcome to join us in celebrating the life and legacy of Senator Thompson," stated Ryan Haynes, Chairman of the Tennessee Republican Party.