Hershel Thompson age 89 of Chuckey passed away Friday December 16, 2022 at Greeneville Community Hospital. He attended Middle Creek Church while his health permitted. He is survived by his daughter Connie France, granddaughter Naomi, brother Franklin Thompson, sisters and brothers-in-law Katherine (Johnny) Sluder and Peggy (Eddie) McCamey, sisters-in-law Barbara Thompson and Ellen Thompson, special friends Linda Wilhoit, Robert and Pam Johnson, ed and Rita Stalcup, Jesse Wolf and Janie White. He was preceded in death by his wife Helen Thompson, son Randy Thompson, grandson Chris Holt, parents Woodrow and Lydia Thompson, sisters and brother-in-law Helen (Ed) Jennings, Carolyn Blazer, brothers J.C. and Howard Thompson, sisters-in-law and brother-in-law June Thompson, Cleo and Junior Broyles. The family will receive friends from 4-6pm Thursday at Jeffers Funeral Chapel at Afton. The funeral service will be at 6pm Thursday at Jeffers Funeral Chapel at Afton with Rev. Robert Johnson. The graveside service will be Friday at 1pm in Graceland Memorial Gardens. Family and friends will meet at the funeral home at 12:15 pm Friday to go in procession to the cemetery. Pallbearers will be nephews.