Aaron Thompson

Beam Road

Aaron Landon “Ownee” Thompson, 32, of Beam Road, died at 3:43 p.m. Tuesday, September 8, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital.

Aaron was born August 9, 1983, in Columbus, the son of Bob Abbott and Terri L. Thompson.

Aaron was employed at Cummins Engine Company. He was an avid fisherman and loved to shoot his guns, ride with his Jeep club and spend time with family and friends.

The funeral will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, September 12, 2015, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Virgil Clotfelter officiating. Calling will be from 11:00 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral home. Inurnment will be at Garland Brook Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Bartholomew County Humane Society through the funeral home.

Survivors include his father, Bob Abbott of Indianapolis; mother, Terri L. Thompson of Palm Coast, Florida; brother, Sterling (Amber Hundley) Thompson of Arizona; sister, Lori England of Columbus; stepfather, David Forrest of Columbus; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Abbott of Columbus; several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles; and a huge Jeep Club family.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Emma Thompson; and a cousin, Brian Thompson.

You are invited to view his video tribute after 11:00 a.m. Saturday, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the internet.