Departed this life December 12, 2020. Joseph Thompson, age 71, of Richmond. He is preceded in death by his mother, Naomi Thompson. He is survived by his wife, Melanie Thompson; three children; a host of cousins; one sister- in- law, three brothers- in- law and other relatives and friends. Remains rest at Joseph Jenkins Jr. Funeral Home, 2011 Grayland Avenue where Mr. Thompson can be viewed Sunday 11 to 6PM. Due to the pandemic, the funeral will be private. Interment Riverview Cemetery.