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Obituary: James Robert Thomson

After a courageous battle with cancer, Jim passed peacefully in his home in Prescott Valley, Ariz. on Aug. 5, 2010. He was born in Concord, Mass. On Oct. 11, 1942 to James and Elizabeth Thomson.

Jim enjoyed camping, boating, music and dancing. His greatest joy was spending time with and caring for his family.

Jim is survived by his wife of 46 years, Sharon; daughter Connie Spaw and her husband Richard; son David Thomson and his wife Beth; four grandchildren, Tommy, James, Mark and Katie; sisters, Carol, Betty, Fran and Linda; lifetime friends, Mike and Judy Simington.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2010 at the Sunrise Funeral Home in Prescott Valley, Ariz.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arizona Cancer Center, 1515 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson, AZ 85724.

We will always cherish the many good times and laughs we had with him.

Sunrise Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. Please visit to sign Jim's guestbook.

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