Michael E. Thompson, 71, of Wayne, W.Va. passed away peacefully with his children Paul and Jamie by his side Sunday, August 29, 2021 at the Wayne Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. Graveside service will be conducted 12:30 Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Spring Valley Memory Gardens 2813 Goodwill Road, Huntington, W.Va. 25704, with Brother Rick Wellman officiating. He was born March 11, 1950 in Huntington, W.Va. son of Helen J. Smith Thompson and the late Julius Thompson. He was retired from the City of Huntington Sanitation Board. In addition to his father he was preceded in death by one sister Dianalynn Thompson, maternal grandparents William C. and Lula Smith and paternal grandparents Boyd & Viola Thompson. In addition to his mother he is survived by his children Paul Michael Thompson and daughter and son-in-law Jamie Noble (Dustin); six grandchildren Jacob, Josh, Jarrod, Emma, Claire and Ava; sister and brother-in-law Patricia “Patty” Wellman (Rick); brother and sister-in-law Tommy R. Thompson (Cathy); niece Marcie Iseli (Scott); nephews Wade Wellman, Randy Thompson and Justin Thompson (Brandi) and numerous other family and friends. Visitation will be 11:00 A.M.-12:00 P.M. Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova. Online condolences may be expressed at rollinsfh.com.