Press release from the Republican Party of Tennessee, Nov. 5, 2015:
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:
1718 Patterson Street, Nashville, TN 37203
Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee
1704 Charlotte Ave, Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37203
Mayo Clinic, Department of Development
200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905
P.O. Box 73051, Washington, DC 20056
“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.